The Venom Cure
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There are thousands of different animals on this planet whose venom contains components that may be able to help mankind. Venom can potentially be used as coagulants, anti-coagulants, pesticides, pain killers, and cures for diabetes, heart disease and cancer. Meet the reptile-chasers and scientists who are researching the venom cure. It’s risky, but rewarding, work. Buy the DVD. This film premiered April 5, 2005.

  • louie

    The things we see as monsters can some times save our lifes in different ways.That is why It is so important that we as humans respect nature and enbrace it.

  • won_wizzle

    we as humans should resperct natuer and embrace it im glade im not the only one that feels that way louie.

  • WON_WIZZLE

    MOST OF MY DAY TODAY I TOOK THE TIME TO LEARN ABOUT ANIMALS AND DO ALOT OF RESEARCH ON THEM I FIND THEM VERY INTERRESTING.SOME OF THE THINGS WE SEE AS MONSTERS CAN SAVE OUR LIVES IN DIFFRENT WAYS BUT SOME OF THE THINGS WE SEE AS MONSTERS CAN TURN OUT TO BE MONSTERS BUT I NOTICE THAT SOME ANIMALS THAT ARE VOILENT ITS NOT THERE FAULT THEY ARE JUST WILD ANIMALS.

  • samuel stokes

    yeah but those animals are nice every animal has a right just like a human and you see animals dont attack for reason there is always a reason behide a wild animal attack

  • samuel stokes

    yeah we should do more than embrace nature we should clean it up before it gets too much polution adn that wouldnt be good for the enviroment won-wizzle and louie.

  • Eivind

    Animals have feelings just as humans, you can see what happened when we didn’t respect nature (climate crisis). And something that annoys me the most is some peoples ignorance for animals, without animals humans won’t exist. Respect nature, love nature & save the world.

  • yessie

    i think that animals sould have more respect. because with out them we couldn’t have had half of the stuff we own. i think that animals are wonderful to have around, they teaches use so many thing that we didn’t know. we should stand up for the animals.

  • yessie

    us humans should leave animals and insects teritorys alone. animals are just as inportant as humans. people sould think about it. people should under stand this message, that animals and insects need more space. some people are just blind they don’t see the real thing thats in front of them

  • jason

    i think snakes are the best reptiles in the world

  • becca

    this videeo is cool

  • SALIFOU, NOUGHOU

    VERY GOOD ,THANKS SOO MUCH

  • Ray

    It is important we understand the effects organic toxins have on us and their medical uses. Equally, if not more important, is identifying the underlying cause of ailments. While medicines provide a cure, or at the very least a treatment, after the onset of disease healthy lifestyle choices provide worthwhile preventative care. When do we become over reliant on medication.

  • boss

    i like snakes but i don’t rely want to take the risk of gating bit.do you?

  • Stephen Duren

    Very interesting video. I bet animals that have evolved toxins specifically for humans, such as parasites, may have some interesting properties as well…

  • Elizabeth

    I work in the health field and I am excited about this particular research. Biata is now on the market and looks very promising for Diabetes. The problem is the cost of these drugs. Lets be real. Drug companies don’t really want cures, they want a way to make more money. There is no money in cures. To watch people suffer from some of these ailments and know that the Drug companies and the FDA drag there feet on purpose angers me to know end. Hope is real medecine too. We have to step up and force the Drug companies, the FDA, and insurance companies to stop taking people’s hope away by denying them, for some people, the only real chance they might have. Call your local congressmen, and your representatives in Washington. The system is being raped because big Drug companies allow it. A show like this shows us that there is hope. That hope shouldn’t be taken away because of profit margin. The sad truth is that no matter how successful some of this rsearch is, if the potential profit is low, they ain’t going to bother.

  • Jared

    It’s too bad people don’t care as much about proper spelling, punctuation, and sentence structure as they do about animals and the environment. Ideas sound so much more persuasive when they’re not riddled with grammatical errors. Sadly, the only respondent to this video who can spell correctly and write cogently is a conspiracy theorist.

  • Susan from Taiwan

    Sadly, humanity marginalizes the respect natural remedies should have. If this research has promise, be sure to see what was done 2,000 years ago in traditional Chinese medicine. It can correlate.

  • Jon higlemier

    I love this show!

  • Victor A

    Well, those witches’ brew with snake venom, lizard tails, spider poison, and all kinds of gooey icky slime now makes some sense

  • maria

    who knew snakes were venomous but their venom is medicine
    Keep on living Nature

  • ari1029

    WOW! who knew that all of these venomous creatures could help us with diseases to cure them. thank you very much mother nature!

  • raul

    we as humans gotta remember we are the only monsters in this world if you believe monsters excist… we are evolving as humans and are just in are early stages in harnessing what nature gives us…i give all the scientists in this world a hi five and appreciate the hard work they do to help us people that suffer from the real monsters of this world witch predeceases and cancers etc… respect life and each other :)

  • raul

    i also agree with elizabeth she’s right on point!
    !

  • Nick

    Wouldn’t it be awesome if every single disease or sickness had its own cure through different animals or natural resources without us having to chemically create medicines.

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