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16 06, 2022

EPA Sets New Health Advisory Levels On Two PFAS Chemicals

By |2022-06-16T06:38:08-04:00June 16th, 2022|Journal, Less Cancer|

It’s a start. On June 15, the EPA announced adjustments to its acceptable limits of two specific PFAS and first-time guidances of four others, but hundreds remain largely unaddressed. The announcement focused on two PFAS that are primarily found in contaminated drinking water. perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS) saw their “acceptable” health

9 07, 2013

Less Cancer Board Member, TV Journalist Miles O’Brien Training For Less Cancer Challenge 300

By |2017-11-10T21:05:53-04:00July 9th, 2013|Breast Cancer, Cancer, Cancer Prevention, Less Cancer, Miles O'Brien, Port Huron Mackinac|

  Television journalist and Less Cancer Board Member Miles O'Brien (pictured here for a Herring break)  as been in the Netherlands training for the Less Cancer Challenge 300. The first annual Less Cancer Challenge 300 is a program of LessCancer.org that encourages individuals to get out and move during the month of July.  For example, a commitment to walk

2 07, 2013

Red Meat – Colon Cancer Study

By |2017-11-10T21:05:54-04:00July 2nd, 2013|Bill Couzens, Less Cancer, Next Generation Choices Foundation, Uncategorized|

  Andrew M. Seaman of Reuters Health wrote people who report eating the most red and processed meat before being diagnosed with colon cancer are more likely to die during the next eight years, according to a new study. "It's another important reason to follow the guidelines to limit the intake of red and processed meat,"

23 06, 2013

Super Suzi & Friends – Riding for Less Cancer

By |2017-11-10T21:05:54-04:00June 23rd, 2013|Challenge 300, Less Cancer, Miles O'Brien, Next Generation Choices Foundation, obesity, ORGANIC, Uncategorized|

Join in on the Less Cancer Challenge 300- 300 of anything the month of July! Do it as an individual or as a team!Tobias and friends as they join in on the Less Cancer Challenge 300 the month of July any where and anytime.  You can do on your own or get friends and

30 03, 2013

Prevention and End of Life-Marginalized in the Cancer Conversation

By |2017-11-10T21:05:56-04:00March 30th, 2013|Couzens, End of LIfe, Less Cancer, Next Generation Choices Foundation, Prevention, Senator Mark Warner, Uncategorized, Virginia|

That could change at least for end of life conversations. This last Wednesday, Senator Warner spent the morning in Northern Virginia leading a roundtable conversation on end-of-life issues with about 50 hospital executives, nurses, religious leaders, advocates for patients and financial planners. The discussion, held in Loudoun County, focused on issues involved in supporting people

21 03, 2013

Mississippi….No Cuts on the Buffet

By |2017-11-10T21:05:56-04:00March 21st, 2013|Anit Bloomberg Law, Bill Couzens, Less Cancer, Michael Bloomberg, obesity|

Mississippi’s so-called anti-Bloomberg bill forbidding municipal leaders from regulating food and drink in local restaurants and eateries has been signed into law by the governor of the fattest state in the nation. Republican Gov. Phil Bryant signed the bill on Monday. His signature was widely expected after the bill was overwhelmingly approved by state lawmakers.

9 03, 2013

One More Reason to Love Whole Foods

By |2017-11-10T21:05:56-04:00March 9th, 2013|Ayrshire Farm, Bill Couzens, Couzens, Couzens Wililam U Couzens, Detroit Couzens, Dr. Tom Sherman, Environment, Facebook, Farming, Food, Founder Less Cancer, Gary Hirshberg, GMO, GMOs, Increased Incidences of Cancer, John Couzens, justlabelit.org, KC Graham, Labeling, Leadership, Less Cancer, ORGANIC, pediatric obesity, Pesticides, Prevention, seed, Stonyfield Farm, Stormy Stokes Hood, Thomas M Sherman, Thomas M Sherman MD, Tom Sherman MD, Uncategorized, Veronique Pittman, Virginia, Washington DC, William U Couzens, William Ulrich Couzens|

Picture here (l) is Gary Hirshberg, Co-Founder of Stonyfield FarmBill Couzens(c) Founder of Less Cancer and President, Tom Sherman (r) Chairman of the Board of Less Cancer. The Less Cancer Speaker Series this year with Gary Hirshberg was on GMO's and labeling.     Whole Foods announced that by 2018, all products in

13 02, 2013

The War On Cancer Must Lead With Prevention :

By |2017-11-10T21:05:56-04:00February 13th, 2013|Bill Couzens, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Cancer Prevention, Capitol Hill, Carter Wiley, Chemical Companies, Chemo, Colon Cancer, Couzens, Couzens Wililam U Couzens, Detroit, Environment, Erica Wiley, Facebook, Farming, Food, Greg Lam, Hugh Wiley, Increased Incidences of Cancer, Leadership, Less Cancer, Lets Move Campaign, Melanoma, National Cancer Prevention Day, New Hampshire, Portsmouth New Hampshire, Steve Israel, Stormy Stokes Hood, Suzi Tobias, the Goddess of Victory and Peace, Thomas M Sherman, Uncategorized, Veronique Pittman, Virginia, Washington DC, William U Couzens, William Ulrich Couzens|

The Pennsylvania State Memorial is a Gettysburg Battlefield monument commemorating the 34,530 Pennsylvania soldiers "who fought at Gettysburg" The pavilion is the largest monument on the Gettysburg Battlefield. In 1909-10, Samuel Murray created "The Goddess of Victory and Peace" (Athena) from melted-down cannons. Athena is also a shrewd companion of heroes and is the

10 02, 2013

National Cancer Prevention Day U.S. Capitol , Washington DC. (PHOTOS)

By |2017-11-10T21:05:57-04:00February 10th, 2013|Annie Award, Catherine Reynolds, Erica Wiley, Less Cancer, National Cancer Prevention Day, Stormy Stokes Hood, Uncategorized, Veronique Pittman|

National Cancer Prevention Day 2-4-13 US Capitol, Less Cancer Board Member Stormy Stokes Hood, Center Less Cancer Founder Bill Couzens, Right Erica Wiley who spoke at the briefing for the resolution for National Cancer Prevention Day. A light moment- celebrating "Less" National Cancer Prevention DayUS Capitol . (l) Ann Colley (c) Bill