National Cancer Prevention Day serves to remind people that when looking at cancer they need to look at prevention, and reducing risks for human health and the environment.

This year there will be a Less Cancer panel discussion led by Less Cancer board member and author of “A World Without Cancer”, Margaret I. Cuomo, M.D.

You can follow Dr. Cuomo on Twitter @margaretcuomo.

You can follow Bill Couzens on Twitter @lesscancer.

Dr. Cuomo also blogs on the Huffington Post at along with Less Cancer Founder and President, Bill Couzens. Read his posts at

You will want to check out todays post on the Huffington Post from Dr. Graham Colditz,  an internationally-known epidemiologist and public health expert with a longstanding interest in the causes and prevention of chronic disease, particularly among women. His work with large population cohorts is exemplary. This blog post is part of a series produced by The Huffington Post and, in recognition of both World Cancer Day and National Cancer Prevention Day (both Feb. 4), and in conjunction with‘s panel oncancer in Washington that day.