Inaccurate US ads about cancer may misinform people

May 28, 2014 9:34 AM

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Inaccurate US ads about cancer may misinform people

Based on a recent study done in the United States, it is highly possible that some advertisements concerning cancer are promising too good to be true results, which can mislead the consumers. These ads provide almost unreal promises to those hoping for a cancer cure.

According to the researchers of Annals of Internal Medicine, advertisements capitalize on the emotions of the people, rather than bringing scientific information pertaining to actual treatment of cancer. Dr. Yael Schenker from the University of Pittsburgh even explains that these phenomenon has led ...

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