Chemotherapy often does more harm than good

They call it palliative chemotherapy.  Hopeless terminal cancer patients given chemotherapy to relieve symptoms may suffer more.  [Daily Mail UK Oct 23, 2016] And in a sleight of hand, while they may delay death from cancer, they may die sooner from other causes like heart failure induced by chemotherapy.  In other words, cancer mortality is lower but all-cause mortality is higher.

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