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27 01, 2017

Yvette Bowser Joins Less Cancer Board

By | 2017-11-10T21:04:41+00:00 January 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

First published in the Huffington Post TV inspiration Yvette Bowser has joined the board of the Next Generation Choices Foundation (“Less Cancer”) As founder of Less Cancer, I am very excited to have Yvette join our board. She is a trailblazing TV producer and writer who will lend her unique perspective, talent, and energy to

4 08, 2016

Donna Eacho Joins Less Cancer Board

By | 2017-11-10T21:04:41+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Less Cancer Board Member Donna Eacho FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC August 3, 2016 Donna Eacho brings years of community involvement as she joins the board of Less Cancer Donna Eacho, a banker and philanthropist who has been involved in local business, education and cultural affairs has joined the board of Next Generation,

4 05, 2016

Letter: Less Cancer Thomas M. Sherman,M.D.

By | 2017-11-10T21:04:41+00:00 May 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Thomas M.Sherman, M.D. Less Cancer Chairman As someone who wears many hats, I have many perspectives on the fight against cancer. I am a founding board member and the first Chairman of the Board of Less Cancer, which is dedicated to prevention of the disease. I am also a physician, a legislator, a

3 05, 2016

We Can’t Have It Both Ways- Huffington Post

By | 2017-11-10T21:04:41+00:00 May 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|

  One of the many comments I hear in our work to institute policies that work to protect the  public is that people want it both ways. They operate from a place of convenience or profitability — fast food, environmental degradation, predatory marketing — and yet vilify efforts to protect human health as being “too

2 05, 2016

Why Jeanne and Tom Petzold Ride for Less Cancer?

By | 2017-11-10T21:04:41+00:00 May 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Jeanne Petzold Tom and I became involved three years ago when Mile O’Brien presented a challenge to join him in support of Less Cancer by cycling across Michigan. Miles responded to adversity by upping his focus on making a difference in other peoples lives; now that was a cause we needed to associate

8 04, 2016

More Than Intention

By | 2017-11-10T21:04:41+00:00 April 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|

The work for cancer prevention requires more than intention; it requires effort. The work we do is not cutting edge. However, it is thoughtful and requires hard focused work. So much of the way we operate in this world is about responding to suffering, and we can either do something after the fact, or work

8 04, 2016

Why Bob Bruttell rides in the Split the Mitt

By | 2017-11-10T21:04:41+00:00 April 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Why Bob Bruttell rides in the Split the Mitt bike ride for Less Cancer 313 miles 2 days June 25/26 Detroit to Petoskey, Michigan? "We are all moved when we know a relative that is stricken with pancreatic cancer or Hodgkins Lymphoma, cancers which seem remote. However there are many forms of cancer that are

8 04, 2016

Why Brian Dooms is Riding in Split the Mitt ?

By | 2017-11-10T21:04:41+00:00 April 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Why... Split the Mitt Cyclist Brian Dooms rides for Less Cancer June 25-26 313 miles 2 days.... "For me, having lost my mother to cancer and countless other family members and friends, the ride helps represent the challenges and struggles I know they all faced. If I can help create additional awareness for the need

30 03, 2016

‘More Less Cancer’ — An Oxymoron We Can Live With!

By | 2017-11-10T21:04:41+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|

“More Less Cancer” may seem like an oxymoron, but it represents our mission, to approach fighting cancer in a new way, with a laser focus on prevention. And we need more action on every front. Our ultimate measure of success will be fewer incidences of cancer. For the time being, we have been able to

30 03, 2016

Can cancer be prevented?

By | 2017-11-10T21:04:41+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|

  PORTSMOUTH – Everyone, in every walk of life, has been touched in some way by cancer. If you haven’t had cancer, you know someone who has, a family member, a friend or the person you work with every day. What if cancer could be prevented? Would you take the necessary steps if you knew