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Daily Express front pages of 2012 brings cures for cancer, dementia, blindness, arthritis and death

by | 21st, August 2012

THE Daily Express has been focusing on Alzheimer’s and dementia. On fat. On aspirin. On heart -attacks. The Daily Express sees a spot of scientific research, cherry picks the best bits and then presents it as front-page news. This year we’ve already seen miracles:

Dementia

August 20: “Lose weight to beat dementia”
August 14: “Chocolate can halt dementia”
July 18: “Pill to beat Alzheimer’s”
June 26: “Dementia caused by stressful lifestyle”
16 April: “New test for Alzheimer’s”
4 April: “Statins halt Alzheimer’s”
10 February: “Drug to cure Alzheimer’s”
24 January: “Puzzles beat Alzheimer’s”
6 January: “Healthy heart is key to fighting dementia”

Arthritis:

August 2: “New pill can beat Arthritis”
July 10: “Arthritis cured by stem cell injection”
June 13: “Arthritis test will end pain for millions”
May 25: “Seaweed pill that will help beat arthritis”
18 May: “Easy way to halt misery of arthritis”
9 May: “Best way to battle arthritis”
6 April: “New hope for arthritis cure”
23 March: “New Arthritis cure for £1 a day”

Blindess

July 26: “Wonder drug to stop blindness”

Fat

July 9: “Wonder jab cuts weight in day”

Death

July 4: “Secret of a longer life”

Hearts

10 April: “Eye test to beat heart disease”
6 March: “Wonder pill beats heart disease”

Heart attacks

June 27: “Heart attack risk in dieting”
24 May: “Heart attack risk in health tablets”
21 May: “Simple checks to stop heart attacks”
18 May: “Easy way to halt misery of arthritis”
1 February: Heart danger in diet drinks”

Aspirins

20 April: “Proof aspirin is a life saver”
21 March: “Aspirin key to beating cancer”

Statins

20 January: “How Statins beat Cancer”
4 April: “Statins halt Alzheimer’s”

Diabetes

16 March: “Diabetes warning on white rice”

Pills 

28 March: “Sleeping pills: How tiny dose can kill”

 



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