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Desperate & Duped? GoFundMe Means Big Bucks for Dubious Care

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People seeking dubious, potentially harmful treatment for cancer and other ailments raised nearly $7 million over two years from crowdfunding sites, a study found. Echoing recent research on campaigns for stem cell therapies, the findings raise more questions about an increasingly popular way to help pay for costly, and sometimes unproven, medical care.  Soliciting money on GoFundMe and other sites eliminates doctors, hospitals, insurance companies and other...

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