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2 03, 2024

Magnesium and Cancer: What’s the Connection?

By |2024-03-02T07:50:56-05:00March 2nd, 2024|Cancer Prevention|

There are several macronutrients closely associated with cancer resilience and broader wellness. New research shows that low magnesium levels may contribute to worse cancer treatment outcomes, making it a valuable supplement for cancer patients.  What is Magnesium?  Magnesium is a natural, readily available macronutrient commonly found in almonds, cashews, spinach, and walnuts. 100 grams of

18 02, 2024

Relieve the National Cancer Prevention Workshop On Demand

By |2024-02-18T13:13:53-05:00February 18th, 2024|Less Cancer|

The 2024 National Cancer Prevention Workshop brought together some of the smartest, most passionate contributors to our movement. The live stream format allows us to document and share these important insights and stories on demand, with free access to our dedicated YouTube channel. Our mission is 24/7, 365 days of the year, and so is

15 02, 2024

Less Cancer Non-Profit Marks 20th Anniversary of Transformative Work

By |2024-02-15T07:22:08-05:00February 15th, 2024|Less Cancer|

WASHINGTON, Feb. 7, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The launch of Less Cancer's Annual National Cancer Prevention Workshop took place on Tuesday, February 6 in the Gold Room of the Rayburn Building, bringing together physicians, scientists, legislators, students, educators and advocates to discuss the strides made in cancer prevention. The Warrenton, VA, based non-profit Less Cancer,

15 02, 2024

Fauquier County Recognizes Less Cancer’s 20 Years of Service

By |2024-02-17T11:28:45-05:00February 15th, 2024|Less Cancer|

February 6th, 2024 ​Mayor H.E. Carter Nevill ​PRO-24-02-001 A PROCLAMATION RECOGNIZING TWENTY YEARS OF EFFORTS BY LESS CANCER AND THEIR WORK TO EDUCATE, ADVOCATE, PARTICIPATE WHEREAS, in 2004, recognizing the impact on the community that cancer leaves in its wake, Less Cancer was founded in Fauquier County under its more formal name Next Generation

11 02, 2024

Is Cycling Bad for Prostate Cancer?

By |2024-02-11T06:19:04-05:00February 11th, 2024|Cancer Prevention|

Like all forms of exercise, cycling is an excellent way to stay healthy. Cycling to meet weekly exercise recommendations can help individuals maintain a healthy body weight, lower the risk of heart disease, and help mitigate the risk of lifestyle diseases like diabetes. Some research does show that cycling too often could raise the risk

28 01, 2024

Why Many Psyllium Husk Products Have a Cancer Warning

By |2024-01-28T08:18:38-05:00January 28th, 2024|Cancer Prevention|

Psyllium fiber is one of the most popular and affordable healthy supplements on the market. Many brands claim psyllium husk can lower cholesterol, help with weight management, and improve digestion. Unfortunately, several brands also include cancer warnings on products due to elevated lead levels. Does psyllium husk cause cancer? We dive into the research. Are

7 01, 2024

Environmental Racism and Cancer

By |2024-01-07T09:06:47-05:00January 7th, 2024|Less Cancer|

Since the earliest days of industrialization, the US has implemented and maintained systemic inequalities that negatively impact people of color. Environmental racism has its roots in interwar community planning and decades of discriminatory housing and workplace regulation that has caused serious, irreparable, generational harm to millions of Americans. What is Environmental Racism? Environmental racism refers

23 12, 2023

Cancer Informatics: A Data-driven Approach to Care

By |2023-12-23T05:14:37-05:00December 23rd, 2023|Cancer|

Today’s healthcare system creates reams of data that require careful collection, analysis, and implementation to improve cancer care outcomes. Cancer informatics, or CI, is a large and widening field that marks the confluence of healthcare, computer science, and analytics. Effective cancer informatics programs may ultimately improve care, accelerate research, and save thousands of lives by

17 12, 2023

Inhance Is (Still) Putting PFAS in Packaging

By |2023-12-17T05:19:23-05:00December 17th, 2023|Less Cancer|

While painfully slow, federal agencies like the EPA have made progress in reducing the number of products made with PFAS. These “forever chemicals” are finally front and center for both regulators and legislators, especially as additives in household products. The next phase in the fight against PFAS? It’s packaging. We’ve highlighted the use of PFAS

14 12, 2023

Ensuring Regulation Safeguards Risk from Cosmetics

By |2023-12-14T11:13:32-05:00December 14th, 2023|PFAS|

Less Cancer recently called on the FDA to prioritize a program to require the chemicals in cosmetics to be registered. This call to action is in response to the ever-increasing rates young women are using cosmetics,  at younger ages,  as a result of social media messaging that encourages women to strive for an idealized appearance. Less Cancer

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