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A Ban on Hormonal Meat is Three Decades Overdue Press Release February 2, 2010 FDA Citizens Petition on U.S. Hormonal Meat
A Dangerous Spin on the Cancer Risks of a Sugar-Free Sweetener Press Release January 6, 2010 Cancer risks of Aspartame
America Losing Winnable War Against Cancer Press Conference June 24, 1993 President Clinton
America Losing Winnable War Against Cancer. Experts Urge Clinton to Chart New Course Press Release June 24, 1993 letter to former President Clinton re the war against cancer
American Public Health Association Supports Ban On Hormonal Milk and Meat Press Release November 13, 2009 While the industry claims that the rBGH hormone is safe for cows and that the milk is safe for consumers, this is blatantly false.
An FDA Ban on Genetically-Engineered Milk is Twenty Years Overdue Press Release January 15, 2010 FDA and rBGH milk
Announcement of Stop Cancer Before It Starts Campaign Report Press Release February 20, 2003 EMS release on Stop Cancer Campaign Report
Awareness month keeps Women perilously Unaware Editorial October 26, 1997 Chicago Tribune
Breast Cancer Deaths Linked to Nuclear Emissions Press Release September 8, 1994
Breast Cancer Unawareness Month Press Release October 14, 1996 Drug Companies Sponsor Misinformation Campaign
Breast Exams Just as Effective as Mammography Press Release October 9, 2002 Canadian Study Refutes Chinese Study
Cancer 2004 in America Article June 14, 2004 Interview with Peter Chowka
Cancer Expert Counters Reckless Claims That Hormonal Milk Is Safe Press Release October 14, 2009
Cancer Mortality Rates Letter December 10, 1979 Wall Street Journal
Cancer Report Card Gets Failing Grade Press Release April 1, 1998 Cancer Statistics Misinterpreted
Cancer War is Threatened by Cancer Charities Press Release September 13, 1999
Cancer War is Threatened by Recommendations of Presidential Commission Press Release August 30, 1996 President's Commission on Risk Assessment
Cancer War Should Focus on Prevention Editorial April 27, 2005 Commentary in Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Cancer-Gate: How to Win the Losing Cancer War Book 2005 new book by Dr. Epstein. Available from Baywood Publishing Company, Inc., February (late) 2005.
Cancer-The Health Risk Behind The Cosmeceutical Mask Press Release October 6, 2009
Conflicts of Interest in the Losing Cancer War Press Release March 4, 2004
Corporate Crime: Why We Cannot Trust Industry-Derived Safety Studies Article 1990 International Journal of Health Services
CPC Challenges "Honest Food Labels" Article Press Release April 2, 2010 FDA ignores "Imminent Health Hazard" petitions for hormonal meat and rBGH
Dr. Samuel Epstein's 20 Year Fight Against Biotech, Cancer-Causing Milk Press Release October 28, 2009
Environmental Cancer: Science, Not Politics Letter March 15, 1999 Wall Street Journal
Environmental Causes of Cancer Neglected Press Release March 27, 2003 Environmental causes of cancer
Escalating Incidence of Childhood Cancer Ignored by the National Cancer Institute and American Cancer Society Press Release May 9, 2002
Exposing the Links Between Cancer and the Environment Article August 23, 2004 Interview from Aug. 2004; posted on WWF site
FDA Admits Medical Radiation Risks, Ignores Mammography Dangers Press Release February 16, 2010 Mammography dangers from radiation
FDA, USDA Officials Dismiss Citizens' Concerns About Irradiated Food at Symposium Press Release June 18, 2001 June 2001 Symposium on Food Irradiation
Have We Lost the War on Cancer? Editorial December 12, 1991 Editorial in Chicago Tribune on the cost of the war on cancer
Hoodwinked: How the War Against Cancer is Being Lost Article January 8, 2006 Interview with Dr. Epstein in the Sunday Independent (January 2006).
Hormones In US Beef Linked to Increased Cancer Risk Press Release October 21, 2009
How to Fight Cancer Press Release August 11, 2009
Legislative Proposals for Reversing the Cancer Epidemic and Controlling Run-Away Industrial Technologies Article 2000 International Journal of Health Services
Letter to the Editor re mammography Letter September 1, 2002 Letter to the editor re mammography in Vitality Magazine/Newsletter, Sept. 2002
Losing the Cancer War (comment) Editorial December 23, 1991 Comment in USA Today on cancer prevention
Losing the War Against Cancer: Public Policy Reforms Needed Press Conference February 4, 1992
Mammography Radiates Doubt Editorial March 28, 1992 Los Angeles Times
Medical Experts Prescribe Legislation to Help Prevent Cancer Press Release June 15, 2009 Letter to four Congressional committees regarding the Obama Cancer Plan and a mandate for cancer prevention.
National Academy of Sciences Challenges Special Status of NCI Press Release September 30, 2003
National Mammoscam Day Press Release October 18, 1994 Comment on National Mammography Day in October
NCI Leadership is Out of Touch with Reality Press Release February 25, 2003 National Cancer Institute Leadership
New York Times Discredits a New Book on the Cancer War Press Release March 17, 2008 Richard Horton's review of a new book by Devra Davis on "The Secret History of the War on Cancer."
Politics of Cancer Letter July 26, 2000 Journal of the American Medical Association
President Obama's Expected Nomination of the Director of the National Cancer Institute Press Release March 29, 2010 Possible NCI Director's lack of focus on cancer prevention
Prestigious International Award for U.S. Expert Who Advocates Emphasis on Cancer Prevention Rather Than Just on Damage Control Press Release December 7, 1998 Dr. Epstein receives the Right Livelihood Award, also known as the "Alternative Nobel Prize."
Project Censored Awards Alternative Pulitzer Prize to Samuel Epstein, Press Release April 10, 2000 Dr. Epstein receives the Project Censored Award (aka Alternative Pulitzer Prize)
Reckless Indifference Of The American Cancer Society To Cancer Prevention Press Release December 28, 2009 Funding of the American Cancer Society propagating unnecessary mammograms
Reversing the Cancer Epidemic Article May2002 article in TIKKUN, May/June 2002
Risks of mammography-Hidden Role of the American Cancer Society Press Release November 24, 2009
Smoking Declines Yet Cancers Multiply Letter September 30, 1994 New York Times
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Editorial February 23, 2004
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Press Release February 23, 2004
Spinning the Losing War on Cancer Editorial November 4, 2003
Stop Cancer Before It Starts Press Conference February 20, 2003 Anniversary of War Against Cancer
Stop Cancer Before it Starts Campaign: How to Win the Losing War Against Cancer Book 2003
The "Research Cures Cancer" Campaign Press Release January 25, 1995 "Research Cures Cancer" Campaign misleads the public and Congress
The Cancer Establishment Editorial March 10, 1992 Washington Post
The Cancer in Our Charities Article September 17, 1999 feature article in The Times (U.K.) Higher Education Supplement. Sept. 17, 1999.
The Crisis in U.S. and International Cancer Policy Article 2002 crisis in cancer policy
The High Stakes of Cancer Prevention Article 2000 Tikkun Magazine
The Obama Cancer Plan Should Prioritize Prevention Press Release January 23, 2009 Press release on The Obama Cancer Plan endorsed by cancer prevention scientists and advocates.
The Politics of Cancer (Letter) Letter July 26, 2000 Letter to the Editor in JAMA re review of The Politics of Cancer, Revisited.
The Politics of Cancer Revisited Book 1998
The Push for Mammography May Be Off Target Editorial February 4, 1992 Washington Press conference in Feb. 1992 in which 60 scientists call for overhaul of cancer policy
UIC Professor Receives International Humanitarian Award Press Release March 31, 2005 Dr. Epstein receives the Albert Schweitzer Golden Grand Medal for International Contributions to Cancer Prevention. Presented June 10, 2005 at the Royal Castle, Warsaw, Poland.
UK Leads The Way In Banning Toxic Ingredients In Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Press Release November 17, 2009 Press release on UK ban
Unrecognized Cancer and Hormonal Risks of Avon Products Press Release October 8, 2009
Unrecognized Risks of Perricone MD Skin Care Products Press Release January 12, 2010 Nanoparticles in Perricone MD, skincare line
We are Losing the Winnable War Against Cancer Press Release December 18, 1996 war on cancer
Why We Are Still Losing the Winnable Cancer War Article January 1, 2005 article in The Humanist, January/February 2005.
Charities
Announcement of Stop Cancer Before It Starts Campaign Report Press Release February 20, 2003 EMS release on Stop Cancer Campaign Report
Cancer Charities Indicted for Losing the Winnable War Against Cancer Press Conference September 13, 1999 CAIB press conference, September 13, 1999, London
Cancer War is Threatened by Cancer Charities Press Release September 13, 1999
The Cancer in Our Charities Article September 17, 1999 feature article in The Times (U.K.) Higher Education Supplement. Sept. 17, 1999.
Why We Are Still Losing the Winnable Cancer War Article January 1, 2005 article in The Humanist, January/February 2005.
>> American Cancer Society
ACS Threatens U. S. National Cancer Program Press Release June 12, 2001 ACS seeks control of National Cancer Institute
America Losing Winnable War Against Cancer. Experts Urge Clinton to Chart New Course Press Release June 24, 1993 letter to former President Clinton re the war against cancer
American Cancer Society Misleads Public in May 26 Discovery Health Program Press Release May 24, 2003
Announcement of Stop Cancer Before It Starts Campaign Report Press Release February 20, 2003 EMS release on Stop Cancer Campaign Report
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Misleads Women Press Release October 17, 2007 Press Release on the American Cancer Society's Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Breast Cancer Deaths Linked to Nuclear Emissions Press Release September 8, 1994
Cancer 2004 in America Article June 14, 2004 Interview with Peter Chowka
Cancer War Should Focus on Prevention Editorial April 27, 2005 Commentary in Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Cancer-Gate: How to Win the Losing Cancer War Book 2005 new book by Dr. Epstein. Available from Baywood Publishing Company, Inc., February (late) 2005.
Cancer: It's a Growth Industry Article June2003 Interview with Dave Ross of KMUD radio in California
Conflicts of Interest in the Losing Cancer War Press Release March 4, 2004
FDA, USDA Officials Dismiss Citizens' Concerns About Irradiated Food at Symposium Press Release June 18, 2001 June 2001 Symposium on Food Irradiation
Have We Lost the War on Cancer? Editorial December 12, 1991 Editorial in Chicago Tribune on the cost of the war on cancer
Hoodwinked: How the War Against Cancer is Being Lost Article January 8, 2006 Interview with Dr. Epstein in the Sunday Independent (January 2006).
Letter to the Editor re mammography Letter September 1, 2002 Letter to the editor re mammography in Vitality Magazine/Newsletter, Sept. 2002
Losing the Cancer War (comment) Editorial December 23, 1991 Comment in USA Today on cancer prevention
Make Prevention A National Priority Editorial July 24, 1985 editorial on cancer prevention
Mammography Doesn't Come Without Risk Editorial February 25, 2002
New York Times Discredits a New Book on the Cancer War Press Release March 17, 2008 Richard Horton's review of a new book by Devra Davis on "The Secret History of the War on Cancer."
Prevent Cancer: Phase Out Toxics in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Press Release July 20, 2009 The CPC and other concerned scientists are calling on the government to require a phase out of carcinogenic ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products.
Radiation's Risks Letter December 28, 1993 radiation and mammography
Reversing the Cancer Epidemic Article May2002 article in TIKKUN, May/June 2002
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Editorial February 23, 2004
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Press Release February 23, 2004
Spinning the Losing War on Cancer Editorial November 4, 2003
Stop Cancer Before It Starts Press Conference February 20, 2003 Anniversary of War Against Cancer
Stop Cancer Before it Starts Campaign: How to Win the Losing War Against Cancer Book 2003
The Crisis in U.S. and International Cancer Policy Article 2002 crisis in cancer policy
The High Stakes of Cancer Prevention Article 2000 Tikkun Magazine
The Look Good...Feel Better Program: But At What Risk? Press Release October 28, 2005 Release on ACS Program for women cancer patients.
The Obama Cancer Plan Press Release December 2, 2008
The Obama Cancer Plan Should Prioritize Prevention Press Release January 23, 2009 Press release on The Obama Cancer Plan endorsed by cancer prevention scientists and advocates.
The Organic Milk Wars: It's Not Just the Price Press Release September 22, 2006 rBGH, the genetically engineered recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone
The Politics of Cancer (Letter) Letter July 26, 2000 Letter to the Editor in JAMA re review of The Politics of Cancer, Revisited.
The Push for Mammography May Be Off Target Editorial February 4, 1992 Washington Press conference in Feb. 1992 in which 60 scientists call for overhaul of cancer policy
Track Record of Cancer Educator Letter October 13, 1979 Chicago Times
We are Losing the Winnable War Against Cancer Press Release December 18, 1996 war on cancer
Why We Are Still Losing the Winnable Cancer War Article January 1, 2005 article in The Humanist, January/February 2005.
U.S. Government Agencies
A Straw Man Letter October 22, 1988 New York Times
After Twelve Years, Cancer is Winning Editorial November 30, 1992 Los Angeles Times
An Ounce of Prevention Editorial August 31, 2003
Cancer War is Threatened by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Proposals Press Release August 16, 1996 EPA would roll back regulations on carcinogenic pollutants
Criticizes Insurers Letter April 30, 1979 letter to Business Insurance re reaction to The Politics of Cancer book
European Ban on Hormonal Meat Based on Scientific Evidence Press Release May 30, 1999
FDA Needs to Dismiss Former Monsanto Counsel Press Release August 12, 2009 Release on Michael Taylor appointed as FDA Food Safety Advisor.
Food, Nutrition and Special Interests Letter June 28, 1980 New York Times
Genetically-Engineered Milk & Foods Pose Public Health Hazards Press Release November 18, 1999 Rep. J. Conyers charges FDA and Monsanto with making false assurances
Get the Cancerous Pesticides Out of Our Food Letter February 19, 1993 New York Times
Have We Lost the War on Cancer? Editorial December 12, 1991 Editorial in Chicago Tribune on the cost of the war on cancer
Hoodwinked: How the War Against Cancer is Being Lost Article January 8, 2006 Interview with Dr. Epstein in the Sunday Independent (January 2006).
Make Prevention A National Priority Editorial July 24, 1985 editorial on cancer prevention
Medical Experts Prescribe Legislation to Help Prevent Cancer Press Release June 15, 2009 Letter to four Congressional committees regarding the Obama Cancer Plan and a mandate for cancer prevention.
More Nuclear Reactors A Public Health Threat Editorial January 15, 2006 Commentary with Joseph Mangano in The News-Gazette, Champaign, Illinois
National Academy of Sciences Proposes Secret World Science Court Press Release May 12, 2000 Rejecting Openness, Industry Consultants would judge hazards in secrecy
Negligible Risk Still Too Great: Pesticides in Food Increase Cancers Editorial November 16, 1989 Los Angeles Times
New York Times Discredits a New Book on the Cancer War Press Release March 17, 2008 Richard Horton's review of a new book by Devra Davis on "The Secret History of the War on Cancer."
Opening the Door for Carcinogens: EPA Fails to Protect Editorial February 27, 1989 Los Angeles Times
Petition Seeking the Withdrawal of the New Animal Drug Application Approval for Posilac - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH) Petition May 11, 2007 Citizen Petition to the FDA Seeking the Withdrawal of the Drug Posilac
Prevent Cancer: Phase Out Toxics in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Press Release July 20, 2009 The CPC and other concerned scientists are calling on the government to require a phase out of carcinogenic ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products.
Push for New Nuclear Power Sputters, But Old Reactors Still Pose Cancer Risk Press Release July 27, 2009
REACHing for Control of Carcinogenic Chemicals Press Release May 5, 2004
Reversing the Cancer Epidemic Article May2002 article in TIKKUN, May/June 2002
Risks of Radiation: Too Many Questions About Food Safety Editorial January 22, 1992 USA Today
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Editorial February 23, 2004
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Press Release February 23, 2004
The CPC and Public Citizen Charge Congress with Proposing Deceptive Labeling of Irradiated Food, Besides Ignoring Its Risks to Health and Environment Press Release June 6, 2000 food irradiation
The Obama Cancer Plan Press Release December 2, 2008
Warnings of Breast and Colon Cancer from rBGH Milk Press Conference January 23, 1996 Activist Groups Press for FDA Restrictions
What About Putting People First? - Pesticide Regulations Protect Profits Editorial September 8, 1993 Los Angeles Times
Why We Are Still Losing the Winnable Cancer War Article January 1, 2005 article in The Humanist, January/February 2005.
>> National Cancer Institute
ACS Charged with Losing the War on Cancer Press Release October 25, 2000 Boycott of ACS called for
ACS Threatens U. S. National Cancer Program Press Release June 12, 2001 ACS seeks control of National Cancer Institute
America Losing Winnable War Against Cancer. Experts Urge Clinton to Chart New Course Press Release June 24, 1993 letter to former President Clinton re the war against cancer
An Ounce of Prevention Editorial August 31, 2003
Announcement of Stop Cancer Before It Starts Campaign Report Press Release February 20, 2003 EMS release on Stop Cancer Campaign Report
Breast Cancer Deaths Linked to Nuclear Emissions Press Release September 8, 1994
Cancer 2004 in America Article June 14, 2004 Interview with Peter Chowka
Cancer War Should Focus on Prevention Editorial April 27, 2005 Commentary in Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Cancer-Gate: How to Win the Losing Cancer War Book 2005 new book by Dr. Epstein. Available from Baywood Publishing Company, Inc., February (late) 2005.
Cancer: It's a Growth Industry Article June2003 Interview with Dave Ross of KMUD radio in California
Conflicts of Interest in the Losing Cancer War Press Release March 4, 2004
Environmental Causes of Cancer Neglected Press Release March 27, 2003 Environmental causes of cancer
Evaluation of the National Cancer Program and Proposed Reforms Article 1993 International Journal of Health Services
FDA Needs to Dismiss Former Monsanto Counsel Press Release August 12, 2009 Release on Michael Taylor appointed as FDA Food Safety Advisor.
FDA Remains Asleep at the Wheel on the Dangers of Sunscreens, Besides Other Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Press Release August 7, 2008 Release on the dangers of ingredients in sunscreens.
FDA, USDA Officials Dismiss Citizens' Concerns About Irradiated Food at Symposium Press Release June 18, 2001 June 2001 Symposium on Food Irradiation
Have We Lost the War on Cancer? Editorial December 12, 1991 Editorial in Chicago Tribune on the cost of the war on cancer
Hoodwinked: How the War Against Cancer is Being Lost Article January 8, 2006 Interview with Dr. Epstein in the Sunday Independent (January 2006).
How to Fight Cancer Press Release August 11, 2009
Letter to the Editor re mammography Letter September 1, 2002 Letter to the editor re mammography in Vitality Magazine/Newsletter, Sept. 2002
Losing the Cancer War (comment) Editorial December 23, 1991 Comment in USA Today on cancer prevention
Make Prevention A National Priority Editorial July 24, 1985 editorial on cancer prevention
Medical Experts Prescribe Legislation to Help Prevent Cancer Press Release June 15, 2009 Letter to four Congressional committees regarding the Obama Cancer Plan and a mandate for cancer prevention.
National Academy of Sciences Challenges Special Status of NCI Press Release September 30, 2003
NCI Leadership is Out of Touch with Reality Press Release February 25, 2003 National Cancer Institute Leadership
New York Times Discredits a New Book on the Cancer War Press Release March 17, 2008 Richard Horton's review of a new book by Devra Davis on "The Secret History of the War on Cancer."
New York Times Whitewashes Environmental Causes of Cancer Press Release December 14, 2005 Commentary on New York Times story on the environment and cancer.
Petition Seeking a Cancer Warning on Cosmetic Talc Powder Products Press Release May 19, 2008 Press Release from PR Newswire
Prevent Cancer: Phase Out Toxics in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Press Release July 20, 2009 The CPC and other concerned scientists are calling on the government to require a phase out of carcinogenic ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products.
Responsibility of the FDA and National Cancer Institute for Cosmetics-Related Escalating Cancer Rates Press Release August 15, 2008 Hazards of cosmetics, and the reckless indifference of the FDA to protect the public.
Reversing the Cancer Epidemic Article May2002 article in TIKKUN, May/June 2002
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Editorial February 23, 2004
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Press Release February 23, 2004
Spinning the Losing War on Cancer Editorial November 4, 2003
Stop Cancer Before It Starts Press Conference February 20, 2003 Anniversary of War Against Cancer
Stop Cancer Before it Starts Campaign: How to Win the Losing War Against Cancer Book 2003
Talcum Powder Can Provoke Deadly Ovarian Cancer Press Release May 15, 2008 Release from Environment News Service, www.ens-newswire.com
The "Research Cures Cancer" Campaign Press Release January 25, 1995 "Research Cures Cancer" Campaign misleads the public and Congress
The Crisis in U.S. and International Cancer Policy Article 2002 crisis in cancer policy
The High Stakes of Cancer Prevention Article 2000 Tikkun Magazine
The Obama Cancer Plan Press Release December 2, 2008
The Obama Cancer Plan Should Prioritize Prevention Press Release January 23, 2009 Press release on The Obama Cancer Plan endorsed by cancer prevention scientists and advocates.
The Politics of Cancer (Letter) Letter July 26, 2000 Letter to the Editor in JAMA re review of The Politics of Cancer, Revisited.
The Push for Mammography May Be Off Target Editorial February 4, 1992 Washington Press conference in Feb. 1992 in which 60 scientists call for overhaul of cancer policy
We are Losing the Winnable War Against Cancer Press Release December 18, 1996 war on cancer
Why We Are Still Losing the Winnable Cancer War Article January 1, 2005 article in The Humanist, January/February 2005.
Cancers, Avoidable
Jewel-Osco's Sale of SureBeam's Irradiated Meat Threatens Consumer Health Press Release December 4, 2002
$4.25 Billion Implant Settlement Ignores Risk of Breast Cancer Press Release September 13, 1994 Breast cancer risks from silicone breast implants
All We're Doing is Rearranging the Deck Chairs on a Seafood Titanic Editorial February 18, 1994 Lethal toxins in fish from contaminated waters; persistent environmental toxins
An Ounce of Prevention Editorial August 31, 2003
An Overdue Ban On A Dangerous Sweetener Press Release August 16, 2009 Release on the hazards of aspartame.
Announcement of Stop Cancer Before It Starts Campaign Report Press Release February 20, 2003 EMS release on Stop Cancer Campaign Report
Approval of Cow Hormone Imperils Our Milk Letter December 22, 1990 biosynthetic growth hormones in milk
Austria Urged to Take Initiatives to Protect the Public Against Cancer & Other Risks of Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified rBST Dairy Products Press Release January 18, 2000 Monsanto's GE rBST dairy products
Beware of Irradiated Dietary Supplements Press Release May 23, 2003
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Misleads Women Press Release October 17, 2007 Press Release on the American Cancer Society's Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Breast Cancer Deaths Linked to Nuclear Emissions Press Release September 8, 1994
Cancer Expert Calls Dow Breast Implant Ads Deceptive Press Release May 11, 1995 cancer risks to be detailed at silicone device conference
Cancer War is Threatened by Recommendations of Presidential Commission Press Release August 30, 1996 President's Commission on Risk Assessment
Cancer-Gate: How to Win the Losing Cancer War Book 2005 new book by Dr. Epstein. Available from Baywood Publishing Company, Inc., February (late) 2005.
Citizen Petition Seeking a Cancer Warning on Cosmetic Talc Products Petition May 13, 2008 Citizen Petition warning of the risks of ovarian cancer from the application of cosmetic grade talcum powder.
Conflicts of Interest in the Losing Cancer War Press Release March 4, 2004
Environmental Causes of Cancer Neglected Press Release March 27, 2003 Environmental causes of cancer
Exposing the Links Between Cancer and the Environment Article August 23, 2004 Interview from Aug. 2004; posted on WWF site
FDA Is Ignoring Dangers of Bovine Growth Hormone Editorial June 2, 1990 Dangers of bovine growth hormone
FDA Remains Asleep at the Wheel on the Dangers of Sunscreens, Besides Other Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Press Release August 7, 2008 Release on the dangers of ingredients in sunscreens.
FDA, USDA Officials Dismiss Citizens' Concerns About Irradiated Food at Symposium Press Release June 18, 2001 June 2001 Symposium on Food Irradiation
Genetically-Engineered Anti-Aging Medication, Monsanto Milk Are Unrecognized Risks of Breast Cancer Press Release May 19, 2003
Have We Lost the War on Cancer? Editorial December 12, 1991 Editorial in Chicago Tribune on the cost of the war on cancer
High Time to Label Fragrance Allergens Press Release August 6, 2004
Hoodwinked: How the War Against Cancer is Being Lost Article January 8, 2006 Interview with Dr. Epstein in the Sunday Independent (January 2006).
Hormonal Milk Poses Greater Risks Than Just Twinning Press Release June 27, 2006 News release on rBGH milk.
How to Sunbathe Safely Press Release August 14, 2009 Release on hazardous ingredients in sunscreens.
IBM's Corporate Recklessness: From the Holocaust to Occupational Cancer Press Release August 16, 2004
Irradiation of Foods Letter 1984 letter to Science re food irradiation
Leading Advocates Against Genetically Modified rBGH Milk File Citizen Petition with FDA Press Release February 21, 2007 Petition (Feb. 15, 07) seeks withdrawal of approval for Posilac.
Letter to the Editor re mammography Letter September 1, 2002 Letter to the editor re mammography in Vitality Magazine/Newsletter, Sept. 2002
Losing the Cancer War (comment) Editorial December 23, 1991 Comment in USA Today on cancer prevention
Make Prevention A National Priority Editorial July 24, 1985 editorial on cancer prevention
Mammography Doesn't Come Without Risk Editorial February 25, 2002
Mammography's Mixed Blessings Editorial March 14, 2001
McDonald's Is Leading the Way, But Hasn't Gone Far Enough Yet Press Release July 1, 2003
Medical Experts Prescribe Legislation to Help Prevent Cancer Press Release June 15, 2009 Letter to four Congressional committees regarding the Obama Cancer Plan and a mandate for cancer prevention.
Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified Milk Ruled Unsafe by the United Nations Press Release August 18, 1999 genetically engineered milk
More Nuclear Reactors A Public Health Threat Editorial January 15, 2006 Commentary with Joseph Mangano in The News-Gazette, Champaign, Illinois
More Than One Reason for the Threatened Beef Boycott Editorial November 7, 2005 Editorial on the threatened boycott of U.S. beef by the Consumers Union of Japan.
National Mammoscam Day Press Release October 18, 1994 Comment on National Mammography Day in October
National School Lunches: Unsafe At Any Eating Press Release April 10, 2006 National School Lunch Act
NCI Leadership is Out of Touch with Reality Press Release February 25, 2003 National Cancer Institute Leadership
New Initiatives in Personal Care Product Safety Press Release January 7, 2000
New Study Warns Implants Pose Risk of Breast Cancer Press Release November 8, 1995
New York Times Whitewashes Environmental Causes of Cancer Press Release December 14, 2005 Commentary on New York Times story on the environment and cancer.
On Cloned Meat, FDA Not Trustworthy Editorial February 8, 2007 Editorial in The Herald-Mail, February 8, 2007
Petition Seeking a Cancer Warning on Cosmetic Talc Powder Products Press Release May 19, 2008 Press Release from PR Newswire
Petition Seeking the Withdrawal of the New Animal Drug Application Approval for Posilac - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH) Petition May 11, 2007 Citizen Petition to the FDA Seeking the Withdrawal of the Drug Posilac
Prevent Cancer: Phase Out Toxics in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Press Release July 20, 2009 The CPC and other concerned scientists are calling on the government to require a phase out of carcinogenic ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products.
Push for New Nuclear Power Sputters, But Old Reactors Still Pose Cancer Risk Press Release July 27, 2009
Radiation's Risks Letter December 28, 1993 radiation and mammography
Responsibility of the FDA and National Cancer Institute for Cosmetics-Related Escalating Cancer Rates Press Release August 15, 2008 Hazards of cosmetics, and the reckless indifference of the FDA to protect the public.
Reversing the Cancer Epidemic Article May2002 article in TIKKUN, May/June 2002
Safe Breast Self Examination By Young Women vs. Risky Mammography Press Release July 22, 2009 Critics of the EARLY Bill are ignoring the risks of premenopausal mammography.
Spinning the Losing War on Cancer Editorial November 4, 2003
Study Offers Strong Evidence in a Cancer Debate Article April 20, 1994 article by Jane E. Brody on pesticides and breast cancer
Talcum Powder Can Provoke Deadly Ovarian Cancer Press Release May 15, 2008 Release from Environment News Service, www.ens-newswire.com
Talcum Powder: The Hidden Dangers Press Release September 30, 2009 Press release on the risks of ovarian cancer from talcum powder.
The "Milk is Milk" Industry Campaign Threatens Public Health Press Release February 4, 2005 hazards of rBGH milk
The Chemical Jungle: Today's Beef Industry Article May 1, 1989 paper on hormones in beef
The CPC and Public Citizen Charge Congress with Proposing Deceptive Labeling of Irradiated Food, Besides Ignoring Its Risks to Health and Environment Press Release June 6, 2000 food irradiation
The Double Standard on Trading Contaminated Chinese and U.S. Consumer Products Press Release July 30, 2007 Importing consumer products from China vs. hazardous U.S. consumer products.
The Environmental Working Group Report on Personal Care Products: Ambitious, but Flawed Press Release July 1, 2004 Comments on EWG's report, Skin Deep
The FDA Still Ignores the Lethal Risks of Talcum Powder Press Release March 24, 2008
The Look Good...Feel Better Program: But At What Risk? Press Release October 28, 2005 Release on ACS Program for women cancer patients.
The New York Times Ignores Information on Dangers of Sunscreens Press Release June 28, 2007
The Obama Cancer Plan Press Release December 2, 2008
The Obama Cancer Plan Should Prioritize Prevention Press Release January 23, 2009 Press release on The Obama Cancer Plan endorsed by cancer prevention scientists and advocates.
The Organic Milk Wars: It's Not Just the Price Press Release September 22, 2006 rBGH, the genetically engineered recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone
The Push for Mammography May Be Off Target Editorial February 4, 1992 Washington Press conference in Feb. 1992 in which 60 scientists call for overhaul of cancer policy
Three Groups File Citizen Petition Seeking Withdrawal of Posilac Article February 23, 2007 Notice in Cheese Market News regarding Citizen Petition seeking withdrawal of Posilac (Feb. 23, 07)
Time to Protect Babies from Dangerous Products Press Release February 28, 2005 Hazards of ingredients in commonly used baby products.
UIC Professor Receives International Humanitarian Award Press Release March 31, 2005 Dr. Epstein receives the Albert Schweitzer Golden Grand Medal for International Contributions to Cancer Prevention. Presented June 10, 2005 at the Royal Castle, Warsaw, Poland.
Unlabeled Milk from Cows Treated with Biosynthetic Growth Hormones: A Case of Regulatory Abdication Article January 1, 1996 paper in International Journal of Health Services, vol. 26 (1):173-185, 1996.
Unreasonable Risk - 2005 Book 2005 Updated version of the 2001 book.
USDA’s Allowing Schools to Serve Irradiated Meat is Reckless Press Release November 1, 2002
We are Losing the Winnable War Against Cancer Press Release December 18, 1996 war on cancer
We Must Ban Growth Hormones Until All Questions Are Answered Editorial August1989 Editorial in the Madison Capital Times, August 1989.
What's In Your Milk? Book 2006 Book details the hazards of genetically engineered (rBGH) milk.
What's In Your Milk? Press Release January 3, 2007 Press Release for Dr. Epstein's book, What's In Your Milk?
Why We Are Still Losing the Winnable Cancer War Article January 1, 2005 article in The Humanist, January/February 2005.
Breast Cancer
$4.25 Billion Implant Settlement Ignores Risk of Breast Cancer Press Release September 13, 1994 Breast cancer risks from silicone breast implants
All We're Doing is Rearranging the Deck Chairs on a Seafood Titanic Editorial February 18, 1994 Lethal toxins in fish from contaminated waters; persistent environmental toxins
Approval of Cow Hormone Imperils Our Milk Letter December 22, 1990 biosynthetic growth hormones in milk
Austria Urged to Take Initiatives to Protect the Public Against Cancer & Other Risks of Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified rBST Dairy Products Press Release January 18, 2000 Monsanto's GE rBST dairy products
Awareness month keeps Women perilously Unaware Editorial October 26, 1997 Chicago Tribune
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Misleads Women Press Release October 17, 2007 Press Release on the American Cancer Society's Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Breast Cancer Unawareness Month Press Release October 14, 1996 Drug Companies Sponsor Misinformation Campaign
Breast Examination is a Practical Alternative to Mammography Press Release May 3, 2001 Canadian Study Results
Breast Exams Just as Effective as Mammography Press Release October 9, 2002 Canadian Study Refutes Chinese Study
Cancer Expert Calls Dow Breast Implant Ads Deceptive Press Release May 11, 1995 cancer risks to be detailed at silicone device conference
Dangers and Unreliability of Mammography: Breast Examination is a Safe, Effective, and Practical Alternative Article 2001 International Journal of Health Services
Environmental and Occupational Pollutants are Avoidable Causes of Breast Cancer Article 1994 International Journal of Health Services
Fat and Breast Cancer Letter February 14, 1996 New York Times
FDA Is Ignoring Dangers of Bovine Growth Hormone Editorial June 2, 1990 Dangers of bovine growth hormone
Hormonal Milk Poses Greater Risks Than Just Twinning Press Release June 27, 2006 News release on rBGH milk.
Jury Still Out on Trials of Tamoxifen Drug Letter June 9, 2000 Wall Street Journal
Leading Advocates Against Genetically Modified rBGH Milk File Citizen Petition with FDA Press Release February 21, 2007 Petition (Feb. 15, 07) seeks withdrawal of approval for Posilac.
Letter to the Editor re mammography Letter September 1, 2002 Letter to the editor re mammography in Vitality Magazine/Newsletter, Sept. 2002
Mammography Doesn't Come Without Risk Editorial February 25, 2002
Mammography is Dangerous, Ineffective Press Release February 6, 2002
Mammography Radiates Doubt Editorial March 28, 1992 Los Angeles Times
Mammography's Mixed Blessings Editorial March 14, 2001
Medical Experts Prescribe Legislation to Help Prevent Cancer Press Release June 15, 2009 Letter to four Congressional committees regarding the Obama Cancer Plan and a mandate for cancer prevention.
Misleading Claims by an Industry-Sponsored Study on the Safety of the Pill Press Release January 26, 1999 Birth-Control Pill Risks Cancer
Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified Milk Ruled Unsafe by the United Nations Press Release August 18, 1999 genetically engineered milk
National Mammoscam Day Press Release October 18, 1994 Comment on National Mammography Day in October
New Study Warns Implants Pose Risk of Breast Cancer Press Release November 8, 1995
No Safety in these Implant Numbers Editorial June 5, 1998 Chicago Tribune -Dow Corning Silicone Breast Implants
Pesticides Not Cleared of Breast Cancer Link Letter May 5, 1994 New York Times
Petition Seeking Medical Alert to Women with Silicone Gel, Polyurethane Breast Implants Petition May 12, 1995
Petition Seeking the Withdrawal of the New Animal Drug Application Approval for Posilac - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH) Petition May 11, 2007 Citizen Petition to the FDA Seeking the Withdrawal of the Drug Posilac
Radiation's Risks Letter December 28, 1993 radiation and mammography
Safe Breast Self Examination By Young Women vs. Risky Mammography Press Release July 22, 2009 Critics of the EARLY Bill are ignoring the risks of premenopausal mammography.
Study Offers Strong Evidence in a Cancer Debate Article April 20, 1994 article by Jane E. Brody on pesticides and breast cancer
The "Milk is Milk" Industry Campaign Threatens Public Health Press Release February 4, 2005 hazards of rBGH milk
The Breast Cancer Prevention Program, 2nd Edition Book 1998 This book is no longer available from the publisher. Check with your local library.
The CPC and Public Citizen Charge Congress with Proposing Deceptive Labeling of Irradiated Food, Besides Ignoring Its Risks to Health and Environment Press Release June 6, 2000 food irradiation
The Look Good...Feel Better Program: But At What Risk? Press Release October 28, 2005 Release on ACS Program for women cancer patients.
The Organic Milk Wars: It's Not Just the Price Press Release September 22, 2006 rBGH, the genetically engineered recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone
The Push for Mammography May Be Off Target Editorial February 4, 1992 Washington Press conference in Feb. 1992 in which 60 scientists call for overhaul of cancer policy
Three Groups File Citizen Petition Seeking Withdrawal of Posilac Article February 23, 2007 Notice in Cheese Market News regarding Citizen Petition seeking withdrawal of Posilac (Feb. 23, 07)
We Must Ban Growth Hormones Until All Questions Are Answered Editorial August1989 Editorial in the Madison Capital Times, August 1989.
What's In Your Milk? Book 2006 Book details the hazards of genetically engineered (rBGH) milk.
What's In Your Milk? Press Release January 3, 2007 Press Release for Dr. Epstein's book, What's In Your Milk?
Childhood Cancer
All We're Doing is Rearranging the Deck Chairs on a Seafood Titanic Editorial February 18, 1994 Lethal toxins in fish from contaminated waters; persistent environmental toxins
Escalating Incidence of Childhood Cancer Ignored by the National Cancer Institute and American Cancer Society Press Release May 9, 2002
Hormonal Milk Poses Greater Risks Than Just Twinning Press Release June 27, 2006 News release on rBGH milk.
National School Lunches: Unsafe At Any Eating Press Release April 10, 2006 National School Lunch Act
Petition Seeking Cancer Warning on Nitrite-containing Hot Dogs Petition April 25, 1995 Childhood Cancer Risk
Public Remains Uninformed of Escalating Incidence of Childhood Cancer Press Release May 8, 2003
Ritalin Cancer Risk Ignored by American Academy of Pediatrics Press Release October 4, 2001 Ritalin is Carcinogenic
Ritalin Documentary Overlooks Cancer Risk Data Press Release April 10, 2001 Ritalin Causes Cancer in Animal Studies
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Editorial February 23, 2004
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Press Release February 23, 2004
The Obama Cancer Plan Press Release December 2, 2008
The Sad Truth About Stark Rise in Childhood Cancer Editorial June 17, 2003
Time to Protect Babies from Dangerous Products Press Release February 28, 2005 Hazards of ingredients in commonly used baby products.
USDA’s Allowing Schools to Serve Irradiated Meat is Reckless Press Release November 1, 2002
We Must Ban Growth Hormones Until All Questions Are Answered Editorial August1989 Editorial in the Madison Capital Times, August 1989.
Colon Cancer
Approval of Cow Hormone Imperils Our Milk Letter December 22, 1990 biosynthetic growth hormones in milk
Austria Urged to Take Initiatives to Protect the Public Against Cancer & Other Risks of Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified rBST Dairy Products Press Release January 18, 2000 Monsanto's GE rBST dairy products
FDA Is Ignoring Dangers of Bovine Growth Hormone Editorial June 2, 1990 Dangers of bovine growth hormone
Genetically Engineered Anti-Aging Medication Poses Cancer Risks Press Release March 14, 2000 Human Growth Hormone (HGH) Medication Dangers
Leading Advocates Against Genetically Modified rBGH Milk File Citizen Petition with FDA Press Release February 21, 2007 Petition (Feb. 15, 07) seeks withdrawal of approval for Posilac.
Petition Seeking the Withdrawal of the New Animal Drug Application Approval for Posilac - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH) Petition May 11, 2007 Citizen Petition to the FDA Seeking the Withdrawal of the Drug Posilac
The "Milk is Milk" Industry Campaign Threatens Public Health Press Release February 4, 2005 hazards of rBGH milk
The CPC and Public Citizen Charge Congress with Proposing Deceptive Labeling of Irradiated Food, Besides Ignoring Its Risks to Health and Environment Press Release June 6, 2000 food irradiation
The Organic Milk Wars: It's Not Just the Price Press Release September 22, 2006 rBGH, the genetically engineered recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone
Three Groups File Citizen Petition Seeking Withdrawal of Posilac Article February 23, 2007 Notice in Cheese Market News regarding Citizen Petition seeking withdrawal of Posilac (Feb. 23, 07)
What's In Your Milk? Book 2006 Book details the hazards of genetically engineered (rBGH) milk.
What's In Your Milk? Press Release January 3, 2007 Press Release for Dr. Epstein's book, What's In Your Milk?
Liver Cancer
The Obama Cancer Plan Press Release December 2, 2008
Lung Cancer
Ovarian Cancer
Citizen Petition Seeking a Cancer Warning on Cosmetic Talc Products Petition May 13, 2008 Citizen Petition warning of the risks of ovarian cancer from the application of cosmetic grade talcum powder.
Evista (Raloxifene) Poses Risks of Ovarian Cancer Press Release February 4, 1998 Evista causes cancer in animal studies
Medical Experts Prescribe Legislation to Help Prevent Cancer Press Release June 15, 2009 Letter to four Congressional committees regarding the Obama Cancer Plan and a mandate for cancer prevention.
Petition Seeking a Cancer Warning on Cosmetic Talc Powder Products Press Release May 19, 2008 Press Release from PR Newswire
Risks of Ovarian Cancer from Drug, Evista, Supported by Data Press Release October 25, 2002 American Women Using Evista show increased rates of cancer.
Talcum Powder Can Provoke Deadly Ovarian Cancer Press Release May 15, 2008 Release from Environment News Service, www.ens-newswire.com
Talcum Powder: The Hidden Dangers Press Release September 30, 2009 Press release on the risks of ovarian cancer from talcum powder.
The FDA Still Ignores the Lethal Risks of Talcum Powder Press Release March 24, 2008
Prostate Cancer
Genetically Engineered Anti-Aging Medication Poses Cancer Risks Press Release March 14, 2000 Human Growth Hormone (HGH) Medication Dangers
Hormonal Milk Poses Greater Risks Than Just Twinning Press Release June 27, 2006 News release on rBGH milk.
Leading Advocates Against Genetically Modified rBGH Milk File Citizen Petition with FDA Press Release February 21, 2007 Petition (Feb. 15, 07) seeks withdrawal of approval for Posilac.
Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified Milk Ruled Unsafe by the United Nations Press Release August 18, 1999 genetically engineered milk
Petition Seeking the Withdrawal of the New Animal Drug Application Approval for Posilac - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH) Petition May 11, 2007 Citizen Petition to the FDA Seeking the Withdrawal of the Drug Posilac
The Organic Milk Wars: It's Not Just the Price Press Release September 22, 2006 rBGH, the genetically engineered recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone
Three Groups File Citizen Petition Seeking Withdrawal of Posilac Article February 23, 2007 Notice in Cheese Market News regarding Citizen Petition seeking withdrawal of Posilac (Feb. 23, 07)
What's In Your Milk? Book 2006 Book details the hazards of genetically engineered (rBGH) milk.
What's In Your Milk? Press Release January 3, 2007 Press Release for Dr. Epstein's book, What's In Your Milk?
Consumer Risks
Jewel-Osco's Sale of SureBeam's Irradiated Meat Threatens Consumer Health Press Release December 4, 2002
"Trade Secrets": The Latest in a Long Line of Conspiracies Press Release March 23, 2001 Trade Secrets by Bill Moyers uncovers industry misconduct
$4.25 Billion Implant Settlement Ignores Risk of Breast Cancer Press Release September 13, 1994 Breast cancer risks from silicone breast implants
All We're Doing is Rearranging the Deck Chairs on a Seafood Titanic Editorial February 18, 1994 Lethal toxins in fish from contaminated waters; persistent environmental toxins
Americas Beauty Show Challenges Toxic Salons Press Release March 27, 2009 Hazards of ingredients and products in salons.
An Overdue Ban On A Dangerous Sweetener Press Release August 16, 2009 Release on the hazards of aspartame.
Approval of Cow Hormone Imperils Our Milk Letter December 22, 1990 biosynthetic growth hormones in milk
Austria Urged to Take Initiatives to Protect the Public Against Cancer & Other Risks of Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified rBST Dairy Products Press Release January 18, 2000 Monsanto's GE rBST dairy products
Cancer Expert Calls Dow Breast Implant Ads Deceptive Press Release May 11, 1995 cancer risks to be detailed at silicone device conference
Cancer War is Threatened by Recommendations of Presidential Commission Press Release August 30, 1996 President's Commission on Risk Assessment
Cancer-Gate: How to Win the Losing Cancer War Book 2005 new book by Dr. Epstein. Available from Baywood Publishing Company, Inc., February (late) 2005.
Cancer: It's a Growth Industry Article June2003 Interview with Dave Ross of KMUD radio in California
Citizen Petition Seeking a Cancer Warning on Cosmetic Talc Products Petition May 13, 2008 Citizen Petition warning of the risks of ovarian cancer from the application of cosmetic grade talcum powder.
Conflicts of Interest in the Losing Cancer War Press Release March 4, 2004
CPC and Ralph Nader Release Dirty Dozen Consumer Products List Press Release September 21, 1995 Manufacturers urged to remove toxins from product formulations
Dangers of EDB in Leaded Gasoline Letter January 31, 1984 New York Times
EDB and Other Hazards Letter February 25, 1984 Washington Post
Environmental Causes of Cancer Neglected Press Release March 27, 2003 Environmental causes of cancer
Europe Leads the Way in Cosmetic Product Safety Press Release October 13, 2004
Exposing the Links Between Cancer and the Environment Article August 23, 2004 Interview from Aug. 2004; posted on WWF site
FDA Is Ignoring Dangers of Bovine Growth Hormone Editorial June 2, 1990 Dangers of bovine growth hormone
FDA Needs to Dismiss Former Monsanto Counsel Press Release August 12, 2009 Release on Michael Taylor appointed as FDA Food Safety Advisor.
FDA Remains Asleep at the Wheel on the Dangers of Sunscreens, Besides Other Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Press Release August 7, 2008 Release on the dangers of ingredients in sunscreens.
FDA, USDA Officials Dismiss Citizens' Concerns About Irradiated Food at Symposium Press Release June 18, 2001 June 2001 Symposium on Food Irradiation
Genetically-Engineered Anti-Aging Medication, Monsanto Milk Are Unrecognized Risks of Breast Cancer Press Release May 19, 2003
High Time to Label Fragrance Allergens Press Release August 6, 2004
Hoodwinked: How the War Against Cancer is Being Lost Article January 8, 2006 Interview with Dr. Epstein in the Sunday Independent (January 2006).
Hormonal Milk Poses Greater Risks Than Just Twinning Press Release June 27, 2006 News release on rBGH milk.
How to Sunbathe Safely Press Release August 14, 2009 Release on hazardous ingredients in sunscreens.
Irradiation of Foods Letter 1984 letter to Science re food irradiation
Leading Advocates Against Genetically Modified rBGH Milk File Citizen Petition with FDA Press Release February 21, 2007 Petition (Feb. 15, 07) seeks withdrawal of approval for Posilac.
Letter to the Editor re mammography Letter September 1, 2002 Letter to the editor re mammography in Vitality Magazine/Newsletter, Sept. 2002
Losing the Cancer War (comment) Editorial December 23, 1991 Comment in USA Today on cancer prevention
Make Prevention A National Priority Editorial July 24, 1985 editorial on cancer prevention
Mammography Doesn't Come Without Risk Editorial February 25, 2002
McDonald's Is Leading the Way, But Hasn't Gone Far Enough Yet Press Release July 1, 2003
Medical Experts Prescribe Legislation to Help Prevent Cancer Press Release June 15, 2009 Letter to four Congressional committees regarding the Obama Cancer Plan and a mandate for cancer prevention.
Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified Milk Ruled Unsafe by the United Nations Press Release August 18, 1999 genetically engineered milk
More Than One Reason for the Threatened Beef Boycott Editorial November 7, 2005 Editorial on the threatened boycott of U.S. beef by the Consumers Union of Japan.
National Mammoscam Day Press Release October 18, 1994 Comment on National Mammography Day in October
National School Lunches: Unsafe At Any Eating Press Release April 10, 2006 National School Lunch Act
New Initiatives in Personal Care Product Safety Press Release January 7, 2000
New Study Warns Implants Pose Risk of Breast Cancer Press Release November 8, 1995
On Cloned Meat, FDA Not Trustworthy Editorial February 8, 2007 Editorial in The Herald-Mail, February 8, 2007
Petition Seeking a Cancer Warning on Cosmetic Talc Powder Products Press Release May 19, 2008 Press Release from PR Newswire
Petition Seeking the Withdrawal of the New Animal Drug Application Approval for Posilac - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH) Petition May 11, 2007 Citizen Petition to the FDA Seeking the Withdrawal of the Drug Posilac
Prevent Cancer: Phase Out Toxics in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Press Release July 20, 2009 The CPC and other concerned scientists are calling on the government to require a phase out of carcinogenic ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products.
Radiation's Risks Letter December 28, 1993 radiation and mammography
Ralph Nader, CPC Release Dirty Dozen Consumer Products List Press Conference September 22, 1995
Responsibility of the FDA and National Cancer Institute for Cosmetics-Related Escalating Cancer Rates Press Release August 15, 2008 Hazards of cosmetics, and the reckless indifference of the FDA to protect the public.
Reversing the Cancer Epidemic Article May2002 article in TIKKUN, May/June 2002
Safe Breast Self Examination By Young Women vs. Risky Mammography Press Release July 22, 2009 Critics of the EARLY Bill are ignoring the risks of premenopausal mammography.
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Editorial February 23, 2004
Study Offers Strong Evidence in a Cancer Debate Article April 20, 1994 article by Jane E. Brody on pesticides and breast cancer
Talcum Powder Can Provoke Deadly Ovarian Cancer Press Release May 15, 2008 Release from Environment News Service, www.ens-newswire.com
Talcum Powder: The Hidden Dangers Press Release September 30, 2009 Press release on the risks of ovarian cancer from talcum powder.
The "Milk is Milk" Industry Campaign Threatens Public Health Press Release February 4, 2005 hazards of rBGH milk
The Chemical Jungle: Today's Beef Industry Article May 1, 1989 paper on hormones in beef
The CPC and Public Citizen Charge Congress with Proposing Deceptive Labeling of Irradiated Food, Besides Ignoring Its Risks to Health and Environment Press Release June 6, 2000 food irradiation
The Double Standard on Trading Contaminated Chinese and U.S. Consumer Products Press Release July 30, 2007 Importing consumer products from China vs. hazardous U.S. consumer products.
The Environmental Working Group Report on Personal Care Products: Ambitious, but Flawed Press Release July 1, 2004 Comments on EWG's report, Skin Deep
The FDA Still Ignores the Lethal Risks of Talcum Powder Press Release March 24, 2008
The Look Good...Feel Better Program: But At What Risk? Press Release October 28, 2005 Release on ACS Program for women cancer patients.
The New York Times Ignores Information on Dangers of Sunscreens Press Release June 28, 2007
The Obama Cancer Plan Should Prioritize Prevention Press Release January 23, 2009 Press release on The Obama Cancer Plan endorsed by cancer prevention scientists and advocates.
The Organic Milk Wars: It's Not Just the Price Press Release September 22, 2006 rBGH, the genetically engineered recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone
The Push for Mammography May Be Off Target Editorial February 4, 1992 Washington Press conference in Feb. 1992 in which 60 scientists call for overhaul of cancer policy
Three Groups File Citizen Petition Seeking Withdrawal of Posilac Article February 23, 2007 Notice in Cheese Market News regarding Citizen Petition seeking withdrawal of Posilac (Feb. 23, 07)
Time to Protect Babies from Dangerous Products Press Release February 28, 2005 Hazards of ingredients in commonly used baby products.
Unlabeled Milk from Cows Treated with Biosynthetic Growth Hormones: A Case of Regulatory Abdication Article January 1, 1996 paper in International Journal of Health Services, vol. 26 (1):173-185, 1996.
Unreasonable Risk - 2005 Book 2005 Updated version of the 2001 book.
USDA’s Allowing Schools to Serve Irradiated Meat is Reckless Press Release November 1, 2002
We are Losing the Winnable War Against Cancer Press Release December 18, 1996 war on cancer
We Must Ban Growth Hormones Until All Questions Are Answered Editorial August1989 Editorial in the Madison Capital Times, August 1989.
What's In Your Milk? Book 2006 Book details the hazards of genetically engineered (rBGH) milk.
What's In Your Milk? Press Release January 3, 2007 Press Release for Dr. Epstein's book, What's In Your Milk?
Cosmetics/Personal Care Products
"Trade Secrets": The Latest in a Long Line of Conspiracies Press Release March 23, 2001 Trade Secrets by Bill Moyers uncovers industry misconduct
Americas Beauty Show Challenges Toxic Salons Press Release March 27, 2009 Hazards of ingredients and products in salons.
Can Cosmetics Increase Your Risk of Cancer? Press Release October 22, 1996 Petition to FDA urges labeling of products containing DEA toxin
Cancer Expert Calls Dow Breast Implant Ads Deceptive Press Release May 11, 1995 cancer risks to be detailed at silicone device conference
Carcinogenic Hazards of Mainstream Industry Personal Care and Cosmetic Products Press Release September 16, 2000
Citizen Petition Seeking a Cancer Warning on Cosmetic Talc Products Petition May 13, 2008 Citizen Petition warning of the risks of ovarian cancer from the application of cosmetic grade talcum powder.
Cosmetic/Toiletry Ingredient Poses Avoidable Cancer Risks Press Release February 22, 1998 Diethanolamine causes liver and kidney cancer in animal studies.
Dusting with Cancer: Talc needs Hazard Label Press Release November 17, 1994 CPC urges Drug-stores to label Talc as Carcinogenic
Europe Leads the Way in Cosmetic Product Safety Press Release October 13, 2004
FDA Remains Asleep at the Wheel on the Dangers of Sunscreens, Besides Other Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Press Release August 7, 2008 Release on the dangers of ingredients in sunscreens.
Groups Call for Labeling of Cosmetics and Toiletries, Citing Cancer and Other Health Risks Press Release August 16, 2002 FDA petitioned by citizens
High Time to Label Fragrance Allergens Press Release August 6, 2004
Hoodwinked: How the War Against Cancer is Being Lost Article January 8, 2006 Interview with Dr. Epstein in the Sunday Independent (January 2006).
How to Sunbathe Safely Press Release August 14, 2009 Release on hazardous ingredients in sunscreens.
Lindane Lice Treatment: Experts Call for Ban Press Conference January 17, 1995 Lindane carcinogenic
Medical Experts Prescribe Legislation to Help Prevent Cancer Press Release June 15, 2009 Letter to four Congressional committees regarding the Obama Cancer Plan and a mandate for cancer prevention.
New Initiatives in Personal Care Product Safety Press Release January 7, 2000
Petition Seeking a Cancer Warning on Cosmetic Talc Powder Products Press Release May 19, 2008 Press Release from PR Newswire
Petition Seeking Ban on Lindane Use in Lice/Scabies Cases Petition January 17, 1995 Lindane carcinogenic
Petition Seeking Cancer Warning on Cosmetics containing DEA Petition October 22, 1996 DEA carcinogenic
Petition Seeking Hazard Label on Cosmetic Talc Products Petition November 17, 1994 Talc carcinogenic
Phthalates in Cosmetics are Suspect, but Carcinogens Even More So Press Release July 11, 2002 Activist Groups Report on Toxins (phthalates) in Cosmetics
Prevent Cancer: Phase Out Toxics in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Press Release July 20, 2009 The CPC and other concerned scientists are calling on the government to require a phase out of carcinogenic ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products.
Responsibility of the FDA and National Cancer Institute for Cosmetics-Related Escalating Cancer Rates Press Release August 15, 2008 Hazards of cosmetics, and the reckless indifference of the FDA to protect the public.
Reversing the Cancer Epidemic Article May2002 article in TIKKUN, May/June 2002
So You Consider Hair Dye Safe? Letter February 16, 1994 New York Times
Talcum Powder Can Provoke Deadly Ovarian Cancer Press Release May 15, 2008 Release from Environment News Service, www.ens-newswire.com
Talcum Powder: The Hidden Dangers Press Release September 30, 2009 Press release on the risks of ovarian cancer from talcum powder.
The Double Standard on Trading Contaminated Chinese and U.S. Consumer Products Press Release July 30, 2007 Importing consumer products from China vs. hazardous U.S. consumer products.
The Environmental Working Group Report on Personal Care Products: Ambitious, but Flawed Press Release July 1, 2004 Comments on EWG's report, Skin Deep
The FDA Still Ignores the Lethal Risks of Talcum Powder Press Release March 24, 2008
The Look Good...Feel Better Program: But At What Risk? Press Release October 28, 2005 Release on ACS Program for women cancer patients.
The New York Times Ignores Information on Dangers of Sunscreens Press Release June 28, 2007
Time to Protect Babies from Dangerous Products Press Release February 28, 2005 Hazards of ingredients in commonly used baby products.
Undisclosed Carcinogens in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Pose Avoidable Risks of Cancer Press Release January 15, 2001 FDA slow to act on phthalate findings
Unreasonable Risk - 2005 Book 2005 Updated version of the 2001 book.
Unreasonable Risk. How to Avoid Cancer from Cosmetics and Personal Care Products: The Neways Story Book 2001
Foods
All We're Doing is Rearranging the Deck Chairs on a Seafood Titanic Editorial February 18, 1994 Lethal toxins in fish from contaminated waters; persistent environmental toxins
An Overdue Ban On A Dangerous Sweetener Press Release August 16, 2009 Release on the hazards of aspartame.
FDA Needs to Dismiss Former Monsanto Counsel Press Release August 12, 2009 Release on Michael Taylor appointed as FDA Food Safety Advisor.
Food, Nutrition and Special Interests Letter June 28, 1980 New York Times
Get the Cancerous Pesticides Out of Our Food Letter February 19, 1993 New York Times
Hormonal Milk Poses Greater Risks Than Just Twinning Press Release June 27, 2006 News release on rBGH milk.
Irradiation of Foods Letter 1984 letter to Science re food irradiation
Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified Milk Ruled Unsafe by the United Nations Press Release August 18, 1999 genetically engineered milk
Negligible Risk Still Too Great: Pesticides in Food Increase Cancers Editorial November 16, 1989 Los Angeles Times
Petition Seeking Cancer Warning on Nitrite-containing Hot Dogs Petition April 25, 1995 Childhood Cancer Risk
Petition Seeking the Withdrawal of the New Animal Drug Application Approval for Posilac - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH) Petition May 11, 2007 Citizen Petition to the FDA Seeking the Withdrawal of the Drug Posilac
The Chemical Jungle: Today's Beef Industry Article May 1, 1989 paper on hormones in beef
The CPC and Public Citizen Charge Congress with Proposing Deceptive Labeling of Irradiated Food, Besides Ignoring Its Risks to Health and Environment Press Release June 6, 2000 food irradiation
Three Groups File Citizen Petition Seeking Withdrawal of Posilac Article February 23, 2007 Notice in Cheese Market News regarding Citizen Petition seeking withdrawal of Posilac (Feb. 23, 07)
What About Putting People First? - Pesticide Regulations Protect Profits Editorial September 8, 1993 Los Angeles Times
What's In Your Milk? Book 2006 Book details the hazards of genetically engineered (rBGH) milk.
What's In Your Milk? Press Release January 3, 2007 Press Release for Dr. Epstein's book, What's In Your Milk?
>> Beef
Jewel-Osco's Sale of SureBeam's Irradiated Meat Threatens Consumer Health Press Release December 4, 2002
European Ban on Hormonal Meat Based on Scientific Evidence Press Release May 30, 1999
Food Irradiation Dangers Explained in Public Information Campaign Press Release January 17, 2002 Illinois Food Safety Coalition
More Than One Reason for the Threatened Beef Boycott Editorial November 7, 2005 Editorial on the threatened boycott of U.S. beef by the Consumers Union of Japan.
National School Lunches: Unsafe At Any Eating Press Release April 10, 2006 National School Lunch Act
None of Us Should Eat Extra Estrogen Editorial March 24, 1997 Los Angeles Times - U. S. Beef Unsafe
On Cloned Meat, FDA Not Trustworthy Editorial February 8, 2007 Editorial in The Herald-Mail, February 8, 2007
Oprah and World Trade Organization are correct: U. S. Beef is Unsafe Press Release February 2, 1998 Synthetic Hormones in Beef Cause Cancer
The Chemical Jungle: Today's Beef Industry Article May 1, 1989 paper on hormones in beef
The CPC and Public Citizen Charge Congress with Proposing Deceptive Labeling of Irradiated Food, Besides Ignoring Its Risks to Health and Environment Press Release June 6, 2000 food irradiation
The Double Standard on Trading Contaminated Chinese and U.S. Consumer Products Press Release July 30, 2007 Importing consumer products from China vs. hazardous U.S. consumer products.
U. S. Policy Turns Blind Side to Dangers of Meat Additives Editorial March 10, 1989 Synthetic Hormones in Beef Cause Cancer
Use of Hormones in Meat Production: Scientific Testimony Press Conference March 21, 1997 European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium
>> Genetically Modified Foods
Approval of Cow Hormone Imperils Our Milk Letter December 22, 1990 biosynthetic growth hormones in milk
Austria Urged to Take Initiatives to Protect the Public Against Cancer & Other Risks of Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified rBST Dairy Products Press Release January 18, 2000 Monsanto's GE rBST dairy products
Bio-engineered Growth Hormones Would Endanger Milk Editorial July 27, 1989 Los Angeles Times - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH)
FDA Needs to Dismiss Former Monsanto Counsel Press Release August 12, 2009 Release on Michael Taylor appointed as FDA Food Safety Advisor.
Genetically Modified Dairy Milk (rBGH) Risks Breast Cancer Press Conference March 14, 1995 Dairy Farmers Use rBGH Commercially Beginning 1995
Genetically-Engineered Milk & Foods Pose Public Health Hazards Press Release November 18, 1999 Rep. J. Conyers charges FDA and Monsanto with making false assurances
GOT (Genetically Engineered) Milk! The Monsanto rBGH/BST Milk Wars Handbook Book 2001 E-book on Monsanto's rBGH milk
Hormonal Milk Poses Greater Risks Than Just Twinning Press Release June 27, 2006 News release on rBGH milk.
Irradiation of Foods Letter 1984 letter to Science re food irradiation
Leading Advocates Against Genetically Modified rBGH Milk File Citizen Petition with FDA Press Release February 21, 2007 Petition (Feb. 15, 07) seeks withdrawal of approval for Posilac.
National School Lunches: Unsafe At Any Eating Press Release April 10, 2006 National School Lunch Act
On Cloned Meat, FDA Not Trustworthy Editorial February 8, 2007 Editorial in The Herald-Mail, February 8, 2007
Petition Seeking the Withdrawal of the New Animal Drug Application Approval for Posilac - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH) Petition May 11, 2007 Citizen Petition to the FDA Seeking the Withdrawal of the Drug Posilac
The CPC and Public Citizen Charge Congress with Proposing Deceptive Labeling of Irradiated Food, Besides Ignoring Its Risks to Health and Environment Press Release June 6, 2000 food irradiation
The Organic Milk Wars: It's Not Just the Price Press Release September 22, 2006 rBGH, the genetically engineered recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone
Warnings of Breast and Colon Cancer from rBGH Milk Press Conference January 23, 1996 Activist Groups Press for FDA Restrictions
We Must Ban Growth Hormones Until All Questions Are Answered Editorial August1989 Editorial in the Madison Capital Times, August 1989.
What's In Your Milk? Book 2006 Book details the hazards of genetically engineered (rBGH) milk.
What's In Your Milk? Press Release January 3, 2007 Press Release for Dr. Epstein's book, What's In Your Milk?
>> Milk, American Produced
Approval of Cow Hormone Imperils Our Milk Letter December 22, 1990 biosynthetic growth hormones in milk
Austria Urged to Take Initiatives to Protect the Public Against Cancer & Other Risks of Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified rBST Dairy Products Press Release January 18, 2000 Monsanto's GE rBST dairy products
Bio-engineered Growth Hormones Would Endanger Milk Editorial July 27, 1989 Los Angeles Times - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH)
Carcinogens in Israeli Milk Letter January 10, 1978 Harefuah (Israeli Medical Journal)
FDA Is Ignoring Dangers of Bovine Growth Hormone Editorial June 2, 1990 Dangers of bovine growth hormone
FDA Needs to Dismiss Former Monsanto Counsel Press Release August 12, 2009 Release on Michael Taylor appointed as FDA Food Safety Advisor.
Genetically Modified Dairy Milk (rBGH) Risks Breast Cancer Press Conference March 14, 1995 Dairy Farmers Use rBGH Commercially Beginning 1995
Genetically-Engineered Milk & Foods Pose Public Health Hazards Press Release November 18, 1999 Rep. J. Conyers charges FDA and Monsanto with making false assurances
GOT (Genetically Engineered) Milk! The Monsanto rBGH/BST Milk Wars Handbook Book 2001 E-book on Monsanto's rBGH milk
Hormonal Milk Poses Greater Risks Than Just Twinning Press Release June 27, 2006 News release on rBGH milk.
Leading Advocates Against Genetically Modified rBGH Milk File Citizen Petition with FDA Press Release February 21, 2007 Petition (Feb. 15, 07) seeks withdrawal of approval for Posilac.
Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified Milk Ruled Unsafe by the United Nations Press Release August 18, 1999 genetically engineered milk
National School Lunches: Unsafe At Any Eating Press Release April 10, 2006 National School Lunch Act
Petition Seeking the Withdrawal of the New Animal Drug Application Approval for Posilac - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH) Petition May 11, 2007 Citizen Petition to the FDA Seeking the Withdrawal of the Drug Posilac
The "Milk is Milk" Industry Campaign Threatens Public Health Press Release February 4, 2005 hazards of rBGH milk
The Double Standard on Trading Contaminated Chinese and U.S. Consumer Products Press Release July 30, 2007 Importing consumer products from China vs. hazardous U.S. consumer products.
The Organic Milk Wars: It's Not Just the Price Press Release September 22, 2006 rBGH, the genetically engineered recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone
Three Groups File Citizen Petition Seeking Withdrawal of Posilac Article February 23, 2007 Notice in Cheese Market News regarding Citizen Petition seeking withdrawal of Posilac (Feb. 23, 07)
Unlabeled Milk from Cows Treated with Biosynthetic Growth Hormones: A Case of Regulatory Abdication Article January 1, 1996 paper in International Journal of Health Services, vol. 26 (1):173-185, 1996.
Warnings of Breast and Colon Cancer from rBGH Milk Press Conference January 23, 1996 Activist Groups Press for FDA Restrictions
We Must Ban Growth Hormones Until All Questions Are Answered Editorial August1989 Editorial in the Madison Capital Times, August 1989.
What's In Your Milk? Book 2006 Book details the hazards of genetically engineered (rBGH) milk.
What's In Your Milk? Press Release January 3, 2007 Press Release for Dr. Epstein's book, What's In Your Milk?
Household Products
Reversing the Cancer Epidemic Article May2002 article in TIKKUN, May/June 2002
Irradiation of Food
FDA, USDA Officials Dismiss Citizens' Concerns About Irradiated Food at Symposium Press Release June 18, 2001 June 2001 Symposium on Food Irradiation
Food Irradiation Dangers Explained in Public Information Campaign Press Release January 17, 2002 Illinois Food Safety Coalition
Irradiation of Foods Letter 1984 letter to Science re food irradiation
Preventing Pathogenic Food Poisoning: Sanitation, Not Irradiation Article 2001 International Journal of Health Services
Risks of Radiation: Too Many Questions About Food Safety Editorial January 22, 1992 USA Today
The CPC and Public Citizen Charge Congress with Proposing Deceptive Labeling of Irradiated Food, Besides Ignoring Its Risks to Health and Environment Press Release June 6, 2000 food irradiation
Pesticides
All We're Doing is Rearranging the Deck Chairs on a Seafood Titanic Editorial February 18, 1994 Lethal toxins in fish from contaminated waters; persistent environmental toxins
Carcinogens in Israeli Milk Letter January 10, 1978 Harefuah (Israeli Medical Journal)
Corporate Crime: Why We Cannot Trust Industry-Derived Safety Studies Article 1990 International Journal of Health Services
Environmental and Occupational Pollutants are Avoidable Causes of Breast Cancer Article 1994 International Journal of Health Services
Get the Cancerous Pesticides Out of Our Food Letter February 19, 1993 New York Times
Lindane Lice Treatment: Experts Call for Ban Press Conference January 17, 1995 Lindane carcinogenic
Negligible Risk Still Too Great: Pesticides in Food Increase Cancers Editorial November 16, 1989 Los Angeles Times
New Study Feeds Pesticide Debate Article March 12, 1995 Lawn Chemicals, Cancer Risks
Opening the Door for Carcinogens: EPA Fails to Protect Editorial February 27, 1989 Los Angeles Times
Pesticides Not Cleared of Breast Cancer Link Letter May 5, 1994 New York Times
Pesticides Pose A Lifelong Threat Letter August 29, 1994 New York Times
Petition Seeking Ban on Lindane Use in Lice/Scabies Cases Petition January 17, 1995 Lindane carcinogenic
Study Offers Strong Evidence in a Cancer Debate Article April 20, 1994 article by Jane E. Brody on pesticides and breast cancer
What About Putting People First? - Pesticide Regulations Protect Profits Editorial September 8, 1993 Los Angeles Times
Medical Risks
$4.25 Billion Implant Settlement Ignores Risk of Breast Cancer Press Release September 13, 1994 Breast cancer risks from silicone breast implants
All We're Doing is Rearranging the Deck Chairs on a Seafood Titanic Editorial February 18, 1994 Lethal toxins in fish from contaminated waters; persistent environmental toxins
Approval of Cow Hormone Imperils Our Milk Letter December 22, 1990 biosynthetic growth hormones in milk
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Misleads Women Press Release October 17, 2007 Press Release on the American Cancer Society's Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Cancer Expert Calls Dow Breast Implant Ads Deceptive Press Release May 11, 1995 cancer risks to be detailed at silicone device conference
Criticizes Insurers Letter April 30, 1979 letter to Business Insurance re reaction to The Politics of Cancer book
FDA Is Ignoring Dangers of Bovine Growth Hormone Editorial June 2, 1990 Dangers of bovine growth hormone
High Time to Label Fragrance Allergens Press Release August 6, 2004
IBM's Corporate Recklessness: From the Holocaust to Occupational Cancer Press Release August 16, 2004
Letter to the Editor re mammography Letter September 1, 2002 Letter to the editor re mammography in Vitality Magazine/Newsletter, Sept. 2002
Make Prevention A National Priority Editorial July 24, 1985 editorial on cancer prevention
Mammography Doesn't Come Without Risk Editorial February 25, 2002
Mammography's Mixed Blessings Editorial March 14, 2001
Medical Experts Prescribe Legislation to Help Prevent Cancer Press Release June 15, 2009 Letter to four Congressional committees regarding the Obama Cancer Plan and a mandate for cancer prevention.
National Mammoscam Day Press Release October 18, 1994 Comment on National Mammography Day in October
New Study Warns Implants Pose Risk of Breast Cancer Press Release November 8, 1995
Radiation's Risks Letter December 28, 1993 radiation and mammography
Safe Breast Self Examination By Young Women vs. Risky Mammography Press Release July 22, 2009 Critics of the EARLY Bill are ignoring the risks of premenopausal mammography.
Study Offers Strong Evidence in a Cancer Debate Article April 20, 1994 article by Jane E. Brody on pesticides and breast cancer
The Push for Mammography May Be Off Target Editorial February 4, 1992 Washington Press conference in Feb. 1992 in which 60 scientists call for overhaul of cancer policy
We are Losing the Winnable War Against Cancer Press Release December 18, 1996 war on cancer
Breast Implants
$4.25 Billion Implant Settlement Ignores Risk of Breast Cancer Press Release September 13, 1994 Breast cancer risks from silicone breast implants
Breast Implant Dangers Letter November 2, 1995 New York Times
Cancer Expert Calls Dow Breast Implant Ads Deceptive Press Release May 11, 1995 cancer risks to be detailed at silicone device conference
New Study Warns Implants Pose Risk of Breast Cancer Press Release November 8, 1995
No Safety in these Implant Numbers Editorial June 5, 1998 Chicago Tribune -Dow Corning Silicone Breast Implants
Petition Seeking Medical Alert to Women with Silicone Gel, Polyurethane Breast Implants Petition May 12, 1995
Mammography
Awareness month keeps Women perilously Unaware Editorial October 26, 1997 Chicago Tribune
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Misleads Women Press Release October 17, 2007 Press Release on the American Cancer Society's Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Breast Examination is a Practical Alternative to Mammography Press Release May 3, 2001 Canadian Study Results
Breast Exams Just as Effective as Mammography Press Release October 9, 2002 Canadian Study Refutes Chinese Study
Dangers and Unreliability of Mammography: Breast Examination is a Safe, Effective, and Practical Alternative Article 2001 International Journal of Health Services
Letter to the Editor re mammography Letter September 1, 2002 Letter to the editor re mammography in Vitality Magazine/Newsletter, Sept. 2002
Mammography Doesn't Come Without Risk Editorial February 25, 2002
Mammography is Dangerous, Ineffective Press Release February 6, 2002
Mammography Radiates Doubt Editorial March 28, 1992 Los Angeles Times
Mammography's Mixed Blessings Editorial March 14, 2001
National Mammoscam Day Press Release October 18, 1994 Comment on National Mammography Day in October
Radiation's Risks Letter December 28, 1993 radiation and mammography
Safe Breast Self Examination By Young Women vs. Risky Mammography Press Release July 22, 2009 Critics of the EARLY Bill are ignoring the risks of premenopausal mammography.
The Push for Mammography May Be Off Target Editorial February 4, 1992 Washington Press conference in Feb. 1992 in which 60 scientists call for overhaul of cancer policy
Medications
Conflicts of Interest in the Losing Cancer War Press Release March 4, 2004
Evista (Raloxifene) Poses Risks of Ovarian Cancer Press Release February 4, 1998 Evista causes cancer in animal studies
Failure to fully document risks of Osteoporosis drug is Reckless Editorial April 19, 1998 Chicago Tribune Evista Commentary
Genetically Engineered Anti-Aging Medication Poses Cancer Risks Press Release March 14, 2000 Human Growth Hormone (HGH) Medication Dangers
How to Fight Cancer Press Release August 11, 2009
Jury Still Out on Trials of Tamoxifen Drug Letter June 9, 2000 Wall Street Journal
Misleading Claims by an Industry-Sponsored Study on the Safety of the Pill Press Release January 26, 1999 Birth-Control Pill Risks Cancer
Risks of Ovarian Cancer from Drug, Evista, Supported by Data Press Release October 25, 2002 American Women Using Evista show increased rates of cancer.
Ritalin Cancer Risk Ignored by American Academy of Pediatrics Press Release October 4, 2001 Ritalin is Carcinogenic
Ritalin Documentary Overlooks Cancer Risk Data Press Release April 10, 2001 Ritalin Causes Cancer in Animal Studies
Work & Environmental Risks
"Trade Secrets": The Latest in a Long Line of Conspiracies Press Release March 23, 2001 Trade Secrets by Bill Moyers uncovers industry misconduct
All We're Doing is Rearranging the Deck Chairs on a Seafood Titanic Editorial February 18, 1994 Lethal toxins in fish from contaminated waters; persistent environmental toxins
Americas Beauty Show Challenges Toxic Salons Press Release March 27, 2009 Hazards of ingredients and products in salons.
Austria Urged to Take Initiatives to Protect the Public Against Cancer & Other Risks of Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified rBST Dairy Products Press Release January 18, 2000 Monsanto's GE rBST dairy products
Avoidable Toxins in Condominiums: How to Go Green Article 1997 Condo Lifestyles
Breast Cancer Deaths Linked to Nuclear Emissions Press Release September 8, 1994
Criticizes Insurers Letter April 30, 1979 letter to Business Insurance re reaction to The Politics of Cancer book
Dangers of EDB in Leaded Gasoline Letter January 31, 1984 New York Times
EDB and Other Hazards Letter February 25, 1984 Washington Post
Environmental and Occupational Pollutants are Avoidable Causes of Breast Cancer Article 1994 International Journal of Health Services
Environmental Cancer: Science, Not Politics Letter March 15, 1999 Wall Street Journal
Environmental Causes of Cancer Neglected Press Release March 27, 2003 Environmental causes of cancer
Exposing the Links Between Cancer and the Environment Article August 23, 2004 Interview from Aug. 2004; posted on WWF site
FDA Is Ignoring Dangers of Bovine Growth Hormone Editorial June 2, 1990 Dangers of bovine growth hormone
FDA, USDA Officials Dismiss Citizens' Concerns About Irradiated Food at Symposium Press Release June 18, 2001 June 2001 Symposium on Food Irradiation
IBM's Corporate Recklessness: From the Holocaust to Occupational Cancer Press Release August 16, 2004
Make Prevention A National Priority Editorial July 24, 1985 editorial on cancer prevention
Medical Experts Prescribe Legislation to Help Prevent Cancer Press Release June 15, 2009 Letter to four Congressional committees regarding the Obama Cancer Plan and a mandate for cancer prevention.
More Nuclear Reactors A Public Health Threat Editorial January 15, 2006 Commentary with Joseph Mangano in The News-Gazette, Champaign, Illinois
New Study Feeds Pesticide Debate Article March 12, 1995 Lawn Chemicals, Cancer Risks
New York Times Whitewashes Environmental Causes of Cancer Press Release December 14, 2005 Commentary on New York Times story on the environment and cancer.
Push for New Nuclear Power Sputters, But Old Reactors Still Pose Cancer Risk Press Release July 27, 2009
REACHing for Control of Carcinogenic Chemicals Press Release May 5, 2004
Reversing the Cancer Epidemic Article May2002 article in TIKKUN, May/June 2002
Study Offers Strong Evidence in a Cancer Debate Article April 20, 1994 article by Jane E. Brody on pesticides and breast cancer
The FDA Still Ignores the Lethal Risks of Talcum Powder Press Release March 24, 2008
The Obama Cancer Plan Should Prioritize Prevention Press Release January 23, 2009 Press release on The Obama Cancer Plan endorsed by cancer prevention scientists and advocates.
The Push for Mammography May Be Off Target Editorial February 4, 1992 Washington Press conference in Feb. 1992 in which 60 scientists call for overhaul of cancer policy
We are Losing the Winnable War Against Cancer Press Release December 18, 1996 war on cancer

 
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