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Environmental Factors

Tunnel Vision on Breast Cancer Causation Could Cost Thousands of Lives

Jeanne Rizzo | Posted 07.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Jeanne Rizzo

Imagine my deep concern that the journal failed to include the substantial body of scientific evidence linking toxic chemicals and radiation to breast cancer. How could this happen? I was not alone in my wondering, and it became very clear to me that I had to set the record straight.

Prevention of Breast Cancer: An Urgent Priority

Lynn R. Goldman | Posted 02.22.2013 | Healthy Living
Lynn R. Goldman

We are all exposed to environmental factors that might ratchet up the risk of cancer. This report offers all of us the hope of staving off a substantial number of breast cancer cases in the coming decades.

How Nature Vs. Nurture Impact Your Spending Habits

Richard Barrington | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Richard Barrington

A recent study looked at the financial portfolio of twins to gain a better understanding of the affects of nature vs. nurture on spending habits. The results.

Geography -- The Missing Vital Sign In Your Physician's Office

Bill Davenhall | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Bill Davenhall

You probably have your own stories about geomedicine -- unusual health symptoms that can't be explained, cancers that run in certain families or communities that don't have a genetic or lifestyle link.

Geomedicine: The Missing Link In Our Personal Health History

Bill Davenhall | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Bill Davenhall

As a good health-seeking consumer, we need to be better served by the great wealth of environmental health research that is available -- increasing the capacities of physicians to use this information.