Convenient result from a cancer study

Published May 13, 2020

viatmineeaefawdfadsfasfasdfasdfUSC researchers have found that a “fasting-mimicking” diet, combined with doses of vitamin C, has a “dramatic effect” on cancer cells: It kills them all.

“We have taken two treatments that are studied extensively as interventions to delay aging — a fasting-mimicking diet and vitamin C — and combined them as a powerful treatment for cancer.”

Wow! Amazing! But wait just a moment.

First of all, the research was done on mice, it was done in vitro, and it only affected certain cancers … albeit the most dangerous kind.

But here’s the kicker:

The senior author “is the founder of and has an ownership interest in L-Nutra; the company’s food products are used in studies of the fasting-mimicking diet.”

And: “USC has an ownership interest in L-Nutra and the potential to receive royalty payments from L-Nutra.”

So yeah, you need a pretty big grain of salt for this one.

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