Subject: Lets Harvest 2017 Fruits of 2016 Cancer Prevention Work

Lets Harvest 2017 Fruits of 2016 Cancer Prevention Work

December 31st, 2016 at 12:04 pm EST

BIG NEWS OF 2016! Highlighting the need for earlier prevention Asbestos – a carcinogen known for generations, will finally be banned, though effects will reverberate for decades, with ubiquitous residues and delayed illnesses in workers, firefighte ...

Federal Asbestos Turnaround by 2018 - Much-Needed and Overdue

December 15th, 2016 at 1:31 pm EST

Historic Turnaround on Asbestos Puts Canada on a New, Difficult Path As sure as asbestos-caused cancer can be deadly, Canada’s decades of politicized support for asbestos, followed by neglect of asbestos issues, is turning around by 2018. Preve ...

Offer your 2 cents worth to prevent cancer ... time, money or both!

November 29th, 2016 at 6:28 pm EST

Offer your 2 cents to prevent cancer on "Giving Tuesday" (something for Prevent Cancer Now would be great too!) Today is “Giving Tuesday” so here are some chances for you to give your 2 cents, to prevent cancer. Watch out - some deadlines are cl ...

Federal Triclosan Inaction Highlights Assessment Weaknesses

November 29th, 2016 at 2:30 pm EST

What next for Triclosan? - Take it off the shelf! Common antimicrobial declared "toxic" by the Federal Gov't - no action proposed USA banning triclosan - it doesn't work, and may create "super-bugs" Canadian federal inaction highlights flawed environ ...

Thank you ~ working for a healthier world

November 26th, 2016 at 5:29 am EST

Thanks and Hope ~ and YOU They’re powerful words, “thank you.” Beyond a perfunctory thanks and nod of the head following a favour, finding thanks day to day, even when things are not ideal, takes imagination and vision, and guts. We are tha ...

Pesticide pollution reason for proposed neonic phase out

November 25th, 2016 at 6:19 am EST

Health Canada proposes phasing out “bee-killing” insecticide – but not to save pollinators Imidacloprid excessively pollutes waterbodies impacted by golf courses, farms and turf In an abrupt turn-around, on November 23, 2016 Health Canada ...

Hallowe'en fun and scary substances

October 29th, 2016 at 2:42 pm EST

Hallowe’en – Naturally Flameproof Preventing cancer despite dysfunctional Canadian chemical regulation October 29, 2016 For Immediate Release Hallowe’en bridges awareness months for breast and prostate cancers. The festival and disease ...

Re-think Pink Breast Cancer Prevention Challenge

October 14th, 2016 at 10:56 am EST

Re-Think Pink During Breast Cancer Awareness Month A Prevent Cancer Now Challenge to Canadians October 14, 2016 For Immediate Release October’s pink “Breast Cancer Awareness” ribbons raise attention for the disease and extract million ...

Prevent Cancer Now - pesticides updates and AGM invitation

September 18th, 2016 at 5:05 pm EST

Prevent Cancer Now Annual General Meeting Meeting Invitation and Call for Volunteers (September 22, 2016, 8pm Eastern Time, Online/via phone) Do you have a passion for cancer prevention? Join us (it's free!) at Prevent Cancer Now, and email us for ...