Journal

16 03, 2018

Committing to the Light

By |2018-03-16T14:20:39-04:00March 16th, 2018|Journal|

Photo by Riccardo AnnandaleRecently, I was working from home with the TV on in the background, listening to Oprah Winfrey and Van Jones chat away as if they were at my kitchen counter.Oprah is one cool do-gooder with enormous resources and reach, and she seems to effortlessly accomplish dreams the rest of us have yet

2 03, 2018

National Cancer Prevention Workshop

By |2018-03-02T15:24:07-04:00March 2nd, 2018|Journal|

Jacob Creswick Photo As founder of Less Cancer and initiator of National Cancer Prevention Day, the Congressional Caucus on Cancer Prevention and The National Cancer Prevention Workshop this past February 7, 2018, we provided critical solutions in cancer prevention. We harness the brightest minds to connect the dots on evidence-based science, which leads to education and

11 02, 2018

Congresswoman Dingell Introduces Bill to Label Asbestos Contaminated Products on National Cancer…

By |2018-02-11T13:38:44-04:00February 11th, 2018|Journal|

. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D-MI) The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is pleased to announce the introduction of legislation by Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D-MI) to protect children and families from asbestos. Dingell’s bill, H.R. 4964, introduced on February 7, 2018, amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that children’s cosmetics containing talc include

6 02, 2018

I am in Washington DC, my first trip ever to our nation’s capital.

By |2018-02-06T08:03:54-04:00February 6th, 2018|Journal|

Dr. Reye on the steps of The United States Capitol I am in Washington DC, my first trip ever to our nation’s capital. I can’t believe that I have never been to this outstanding city. I am amazed and impressed and have the joy of sharing it with my son. I am here with a purpose.

6 02, 2018

Cancer Risk: Is Perception Aligned with Reality? — Part Three

By |2018-02-06T07:40:37-04:00February 6th, 2018|Journal|

Photo by J. Carl Ganter/Vector Center What increases your risk of getting cancer? Is perception aligned with reality? This is Part Three of three articles revealing results of a study by Vector Center for Less Cancer’s National Cancer Prevention Day Workshop. Environmental Factors — Cancer Clusters Evidence-based science has proven environmental toxins can cause cancer. Cancer clusters

5 02, 2018

National Cancer Prevention Day 2018: Policy not Politics

By |2018-02-05T09:19:33-04:00February 5th, 2018|Journal|

Representative Debbie Dingell. (National Cancer Prevention Day 2017) I am so excited about the approach of the National Cancer Prevention Day Workshop, working with the United States Congressional Cancer Prevention Caucus, and medical professionals from across the country. The resolution was first introduced by Representative Steve Isreal for February 4th, also known as World Cancer Day. Since

4 02, 2018

Cancer Risk: Is Perception Aligned with Reality? — Part Two

By |2018-02-04T23:23:37-04:00February 4th, 2018|Journal|

Photo by Cody Pope/Vector Center What increases your risk of getting cancer? Is perception aligned with reality? This is Part Two of three articles revealing results of a study by Vector Center for Less Cancer’s National Cancer Prevention Day Workshop. Alcohol Is reality data aligned with public perception about links between cancer and alcohol? The

3 02, 2018

Cancer Risk: Is Perception Aligned with Reality? — Part One

By |2018-02-03T13:59:24-04:00February 3rd, 2018|Journal|

This is Part One of three articles detailing an original research project created by Vector Center for Less Cancer’s National Cancer Prevention Day Workshop. What increases your risk of getting cancer? Is perception aligned with reality? This is a year when evidence-based science has come under attack in Washington, “fake news” is a new household