New Limits for Arsenic Proposed by F.D.A. by Sabrina Tavernise in the New York Times Health Section reports that the new standard for arsenic, a carcinogen when consumed in large enough quantities, is 10 parts per billion, equal to the level that the Environmental Protection Agency has set for arsenic in drinking water. Experts said
Maggie Fox, Senior Writer NBC News, reported a startling study shows men who have the highest levels of these compounds – the kinds found in fish but not in vegetable sources -- have a higher risk of prostate cancer. Men with the very highest levels had a 71 percent higher risk of high-grade prostate cancer
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,"
Bill Couzens, founder of LessCancer.org (Next Generation Choices Foundation), has announced that Margaret I. Cuomo, M.D. is a new board member. “We are thrilled and honored to have Dr. Cuomo on our board,” says Couzens. “Dr. Cuomo’s reputation as an advocate for the prevention of cancer, heart disease, and diabetes has earned her
WASHINGTON March 28,2013 , U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it will begin assessments on 23 commonly used chemicals, with a specific focus on flame retardant chemicals, in order to more fully understand any potential risks to people’s health and the environment. This effort is part of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Work Plan
Since the inception of Less Cancer we, as an organization, have always believed that if we educate the consumer the markets will shift. And they have. Through Less Cancer social networks, we have been effective in reaching communities around the globe regarding better choices. We have worked tirelessly to help educate and inform lawmakers and
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
Erica Wiley (r) Spoke at the US Capitol Building.National Cancer Prevention Day February 4 ,2013.Mrs. Wiley spoke of her journey with her son's cancer and the medical advances that could not save him and the importance of prevention. Pictured here (c) is Less Cancer Founder Bill Couzens and (l) Stormy Stokes Hood.
Less Cancer Founder Bill Couzens Speaks at US Capitol Building Today is a briefing for the resolution for Cancer Prevention Day February 4, 2013 in the US Capitol Building. Bill Couzens, Founder of Less Cancer spoke. In addition to thanking Congressman Israel also thanked law makers in individual state that were also recognizing
Cottage in the Bahamas – Move Detroit for Less Cancer Silent Auction December 1,2012 Bayview Yacht Club, Detroit Michigan
Cottage in the Bahamas This Grand Bahama cottage is available for 6 Days and 5 Nights , a one bedroom suite with a pull out queen size couch which would be suitable for a couple or a family with two small children. The cottage is equipped for light meals. This cottage is available at