Cancer

30 10, 2022

Cape Fear PFAS Study Finds Chemical in Nearly All Participants

By |2022-10-30T11:04:16-04:00October 30th, 2022|Environment, EPA, Less Cancer, PFAS|

A Northern Carolina State University study found that nearly every one of 1,500 blood samples in the Cape Fear River Basin had elevated levels of PFAS. The study, one of the largest ever conducted, reportedly scared residents and is expected to result in further mitigation. Cape Fear PFAS Plume: A Legacy of Contamination Study participants’

17 09, 2022

The Cancer Moonshot Hits The Ground Running

By |2022-09-17T07:33:53-04:00September 17th, 2022|Cancer, Capitol Hill|

The Biden Administration reignited its Cancer Moonshot initiative last week, renewing its commitment to cutting the US cancer death rate by 50% over the next 25 years. The plan includes substantial financial investment, too. The initiative pledges $2 billion for biotech supply chains. The announcement came from the steps of the Kennedy Presidential Library

2 09, 2022

How To Prevent Testicular Cancer

By |2022-08-27T13:33:46-04:00September 2nd, 2022|Cancer|

While statistically rare, testicular cancer affects tens of thousands of American men and reshapes their lives, even if treatment is successful. Modern treatment options make the disease relatively low risk – if it is diagnosed early. What Is Testicular Cancer? Testicular cancer is a type of cancer that affect the testes. In most cases, the

18 05, 2017

SUPER POISONING

By |2017-11-10T21:04:40-05:00May 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Residents of a condominium complex in Petoskey, Michigan recently learned that their home was built on a Superfund site. They also learned that the air in their residences was poisoned with a cancer-causing chemical at 35 times the allowable limit.

27 10, 2015

Giving Tuesday for Less Cancer

By |2017-11-10T21:04:42-05:00October 27th, 2015|Uncategorized|

  Lesscancer.org has been at the forefront of fueling leadership and have been pioneers in raising the bar on human health with the goal of cancer prevention through community engagement, education and policy. Unlike so many other organizations that are reaping benefits from large corporate donors in conflict from like causes we are dependent on

22 07, 2014

Cyclist Craig Feringa Reports-Post 2 Day 300 Mile Less Cancer Bike Ride

By |2017-11-10T21:04:44-05:00July 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|

Craig Feringa As a cyclist on the LessCancer.org 2 day, 300 mile ride from Port Huron, Michigan to Mackinaw City, Michigan a few weeks ago, I was proud to wear the ‘kit’ that proudly displayed the LessCancer.org logo and the logos of many of the sponsors.  When I put on the kit to

17 06, 2014

Coming Back ! David Toutant Rides the 2014 Less Cancer Bike Ride to Mackinac

By |2017-11-10T21:04:45-05:00June 17th, 2014|Uncategorized|

David Toutant Hello, I’m David Toutant and I will be returning to do the 300 mile Less Cancer ride from Port Huron to Mackinac again this year. I’ve been a cyclist almost my entire life competing in BMX, Road and Mountain bike racing.  I’ve also made a return to running over the past

28 04, 2014

Tom Petzold

By |2017-11-10T21:04:45-05:00April 28th, 2014|Mackinac Bike Ride, Uncategorized|

Tom Petzold My name is Tom Petzold. I discovered riding as a teenager in northern Michigan. The mystery and intrigue of the sport had a lot to do with the interest I developed in it. My earliest exposure was as a young teenager in the late 1970s seeing my aunt Ruth Petzold’s road bike which

18 02, 2014

What Are You Doing to Stay Healthy? We Want to Hear From You

By |2017-11-10T21:05:50-05:00February 18th, 2014|Uncategorized|

This is the first entry by Robert  "Bob" Carl Cohen on what he is doing to stay healthy. Bob then.. Bob today... I was born in 1930 and, with the exception of an occasional cheese sandwich or omelette, have been a vegetarian since 1983.  In 2009, at the age of 79, observing traces

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