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Cancer Risks

Worries Mount Over Potential Link Between Artificial Turf And Cancer

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 04.14.2016 | Green

The federal government launched a new effort in February to study health concerns related to synthetic turf, as worries grow about possible cancer ris...

Cancer Risk Is Higher Near Fukushima, WHO Reports

Reuters | Posted 04.30.2013 | Green

* Girls at greater risk of thyroid cancer - report * Report finds increased risk of breast cancer, leukaemia * Small add...

'Cancer Prevention Tips' to Avoid

Angela Logomasini, Ph.D. | Posted 04.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Angela Logomasini, Ph.D.

If you want to reduce your cancer risks, be careful what advice you follow. A number of activist groups offer a range of cancer-fighting tips that don't mesh with the National Cancer Institute's (NCI) latest report on cancer trends.

Can Rehabilitation Prevent Cancer?

Joseph Nowinski, Ph.D. | Posted 12.27.2011 | Healthy Living
Joseph Nowinski, Ph.D.

Complementary and alternative treatments all have the potential to significantly reduce stress levels, and some can relieve pain and certain side effects of cancer treatment such as nausea.

UK Women At Greater Cancer Risk Than Europeans

Press Association | Press Association | Posted 10.01.2011 | Home

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- British women are 17% more likely to develop cancer than those in Europe - and obesity and alcohol could be partly to blame, expe...

Court Victory: Bovine Growth Hormone Labeling

Jeffrey Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jeffrey Smith ATTENTION SHOPPERS. An appeals court just upheld your right to easily choose drug-free milk from drug-f...

Environmental Toxins and Cancer Risk: The President's Cancer Panel Report

Madan Kwatra | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Madan Kwatra

I was surprised to learn that the ACS has criticized the PCP's report, saying that it overstates the risks of environmental factors for cancer. I decided to download the Panel's whole report: here are my comments.

Nuclear Power Causes Cancer: What Industry Doesn't Want You To Know

Samuel S. Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Samuel S. Epstein

Federal health officials, who should be responsible for tracking cancer near nuclear reactors and analyzing their nuclear contaminants, have so far ignored the dangers.