Stephen Skyvington of the Hamilton Spectator touches down on the controversial topic of the “War on cancer”. This op-ed piece needs to be shared and is definitely is worthy of a read. What is cancer’s dirty little secret?
“Like the War on Drugs, the War on Cancer has proven to be a colossal failure. In the nearly five decades since former U.S. president Richard Nixon told the nation he would be asking Congress for an extra $100 million US to launch a campaign to find a cure for cancer, it’s clear to me that we’re no closer to finding a cure today than we were back in 1971, when Nixon announced he was declaring, on behalf of all Americans, war on this most insidious and baffling of diseases…”