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2009
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The Obama Cancer Plan Should Prioritize Prevention Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Press Release Press release on The Obama Cancer Plan endorsed by cancer prevention scientists and advocates.
Americas Beauty Show Challenges Toxic Salons Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products; Work & Environmental Risks Press Release Hazards of ingredients and products in salons.
Medical Experts Prescribe Legislation to Help Prevent Cancer Cancer War; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Medical Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Press Release Press release on critique of the NCI. (June 15, 2009)


2008
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Petition Seeking a Cancer Warning on Cosmetic Talc Powder Products National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Ovarian Cancer; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release Press Release from PR Newswire
New York Times Discredits a New Book on the Cancer War Cancer War; American Cancer Society; U.S. Government Agencies; National Cancer Institute Press Release Richard Horton's review of a new book by Devra Davis on "The Secret History of the War on Cancer."
Responsibility of the FDA and National Cancer Institute for Cosmetics-Related Escalating Cancer Rates National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release Hazards of cosmetics, and the reckless indifference of the FDA to protect the public.
Citizen Petition Seeking a Cancer Warning on Cosmetic Talc Products Cancers, Avoidable; Ovarian Cancer; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Petition Citizen Petition warning of the risks of ovarian cancer from the application of cosmetic grade talcum powder.
FDA Remains Asleep at the Wheel on the Dangers of Sunscreens, Besides Other Cosmetics and Personal Care Products National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release Release on the dangers of ingredients in sunscreens.
The Obama Cancer Plan American Cancer Society; U.S. Government Agencies; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Childhood Cancer; Liver Cancer Press Release
The FDA Still Ignores the Lethal Risks of Talcum Powder Work & Environmental Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products; Consumer Risks; Ovarian Cancer; Cancers, Avoidable Press Release
Talcum Powder Can Provoke Deadly Ovarian Cancer Cosmetics/Personal Care Products; Consumer Risks; Ovarian Cancer; Cancers, Avoidable; National Cancer Institute Press Release Release from Environment News Service, www.ens-newswire.com


2007
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The Double Standard on Trading Contaminated Chinese and U.S. Consumer Products Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products; Beef; Milk, American Produced Press Release Importing consumer products from China vs. hazardous U.S. consumer products.
The New York Times Ignores Information on Dangers of Sunscreens Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release
Three Groups File Citizen Petition Seeking Withdrawal of Posilac Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Colon Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Consumer Risks; Foods; Milk, American Produced Article Notice in Cheese Market News regarding Citizen Petition seeking withdrawal of Posilac (Feb. 23, 07)
Leading Advocates Against Genetically Modified rBGH Milk File Citizen Petition with FDA Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Colon Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Consumer Risks; Genetically Modified Foods; Milk, American Produced Press Release Petition (Feb. 15, 07) seeks withdrawal of approval for Posilac.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Misleads Women American Cancer Society; Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Medical Risks; Mammography Press Release Press Release on the American Cancer Society's Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Petition Seeking the Withdrawal of the New Animal Drug Application Approval for Posilac - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH) U.S. Government Agencies; Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Colon Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Consumer Risks; Foods; Genetically Modified Foods; Milk, American Produced Petition Citizen Petition to the FDA Seeking the Withdrawal of the Drug Posilac
On Cloned Meat, FDA Not Trustworthy Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Beef; Genetically Modified Foods Editorial Editorial in The Herald-Mail, February 8, 2007
What's In Your Milk? Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Colon Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Consumer Risks; Foods; Genetically Modified Foods; Milk, American Produced Press Release Press Release for Dr. Epstein's book, What's In Your Milk?


2006
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Hormonal Milk Poses Greater Risks Than Just Twinning Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Childhood Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Consumer Risks; Foods; Genetically Modified Foods; Milk, American Produced Press Release News release on rBGH milk.
The Organic Milk Wars: It's Not Just the Price Milk, American Produced; Genetically Modified Foods; Consumer Risks; Prostate Cancer; Colon Cancer; Breast Cancer; Cancers, Avoidable; American Cancer Society Press Release rBGH, the genetically engineered recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone
More Nuclear Reactors A Public Health Threat U.S. Government Agencies; Cancers, Avoidable; Work & Environmental Risks Editorial Commentary with Joseph Mangano in The News-Gazette, Champaign, Illinois
National School Lunches: Unsafe At Any Eating Cancers, Avoidable; Childhood Cancer; Consumer Risks; Beef; Genetically Modified Foods; Milk, American Produced Press Release National School Lunch Act
What's In Your Milk? Milk, American Produced; Genetically Modified Foods; Foods; Consumer Risks; Prostate Cancer; Colon Cancer; Breast Cancer; Cancers, Avoidable Book Book details the hazards of genetically engineered (rBGH) milk.


2005
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UIC Professor Receives International Humanitarian Award Cancer War; Cancers, Avoidable Press Release 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.
The Look Good...Feel Better Program: But At What Risk? American Cancer Society; Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release Release on ACS Program for women cancer patients.
Time to Protect Babies from Dangerous Products Cancers, Avoidable; Childhood Cancer; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release Hazards of ingredients in commonly used baby products.
Cancer War Should Focus on Prevention Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute Editorial Commentary in Seattle Post-Intelligencer
New York Times Whitewashes Environmental Causes of Cancer National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Work & Environmental Risks Press Release Commentary on New York Times story on the environment and cancer.
More Than One Reason for the Threatened Beef Boycott Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Beef Editorial Editorial on the threatened boycott of U.S. beef by the Consumers Union of Japan.
The "Milk is Milk" Industry Campaign Threatens Public Health Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Colon Cancer; Consumer Risks; Milk, American Produced Press Release hazards of rBGH milk
Why We Are Still Losing the Winnable Cancer War Cancer War; Charities; American Cancer Society; U.S. Government Agencies; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable Article article in The Humanist, January/February 2005.
Unreasonable Risk - 2005 Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Book Updated version of the 2001 book.
Cancer-Gate: How to Win the Losing Cancer War Consumer Risks; Cancers, Avoidable; National Cancer Institute; American Cancer Society; Cancer War Book new book by Dr. Epstein. Available from Baywood Publishing Company, Inc., February (late) 2005.


2004
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Exposing the Links Between Cancer and the Environment Cancer War; Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Article Interview from Aug. 2004; posted on WWF site
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Cancer War; American Cancer Society; U.S. Government Agencies; National Cancer Institute; Childhood Cancer; Consumer Risks Editorial
Spinning the Losing Cancer War Cancer War; American Cancer Society; U.S. Government Agencies; National Cancer Institute; Childhood Cancer Press Release
IBM's Corporate Recklessness: From the Holocaust to Occupational Cancer Cancers, Avoidable; Medical Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Press Release
Cancer 2004 in America Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute Article Interview with Peter Chowka
Europe Leads the Way in Cosmetic Product Safety Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release
High Time to Label Fragrance Allergens Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products; Medical Risks Press Release
REACHing for Control of Carcinogenic Chemicals U.S. Government Agencies; Work & Environmental Risks Press Release
Conflicts of Interest in the Losing Cancer War Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Medications Press Release
The Environmental Working Group Report on Personal Care Products: Ambitious, but Flawed Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release Comments on EWG's report, Skin Deep


2003
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An Ounce of Prevention U.S. Government Agencies; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable Editorial
National Academy of Sciences Challenges Special Status of NCI National Cancer Institute; Cancer War Press Release
Environmental Causes of Cancer Neglected Cancer War; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Press Release Environmental causes of cancer
NCI Leadership is Out of Touch with Reality Cancer War; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable Press Release National Cancer Institute Leadership
American Cancer Society Misleads Public in May 26 Discovery Health Program American Cancer Society Press Release
Beware of Irradiated Dietary Supplements Cancers, Avoidable Press Release
Stop Cancer Before It Starts National Cancer Institute; American Cancer Society; Cancer War Press Conference Anniversary of War Against Cancer
Announcement of Stop Cancer Before It Starts Campaign Report Cancer War; Charities; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable Press Release EMS release on Stop Cancer Campaign Report
Genetically-Engineered Anti-Aging Medication, Monsanto Milk Are Unrecognized Risks of Breast Cancer Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks Press Release
The Sad Truth About Stark Rise in Childhood Cancer Childhood Cancer Editorial
Public Remains Uninformed of Escalating Incidence of Childhood Cancer Childhood Cancer Press Release
Spinning the Losing War on Cancer Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable Editorial
McDonald's Is Leading the Way, But Hasn't Gone Far Enough Yet Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks Press Release
Cancer: It's a Growth Industry American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute; Consumer Risks Article Interview with Dave Ross of KMUD radio in California
Stop Cancer Before it Starts Campaign: How to Win the Losing War Against Cancer National Cancer Institute; American Cancer Society; Cancer War Book


2002
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Mammography Doesn't Come Without Risk American Cancer Society; Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Consumer Risks; Medical Risks; Mammography Editorial
Risks of Ovarian Cancer from Drug, Evista, Supported by Data Ovarian Cancer; Medications Press Release American Women Using Evista show increased rates of cancer.
Breast Exams Just as Effective as Mammography Cancer War; Breast Cancer; Mammography Press Release Canadian Study Refutes Chinese Study
Groups Call for Labeling of Cosmetics and Toiletries, Citing Cancer and Other Health Risks Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release FDA petitioned by citizens
Phthalates in Cosmetics are Suspect, but Carcinogens Even More So Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release Activist Groups Report on Toxins (phthalates) in Cosmetics
Escalating Incidence of Childhood Cancer Ignored by the National Cancer Institute and American Cancer Society Cancer War; Childhood Cancer Press Release
Jewel-Osco's Sale of SureBeam's Irradiated Meat Threatens Consumer Health Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Beef Press Release
Mammography is Dangerous, Ineffective Breast Cancer; Mammography Press Release
Food Irradiation Dangers Explained in Public Information Campaign Irradiation of Food; Beef Press Release Illinois Food Safety Coalition
USDA’s Allowing Schools to Serve Irradiated Meat is Reckless Cancers, Avoidable; Childhood Cancer; Consumer Risks Press Release
Letter to the Editor re mammography Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Consumer Risks; Medical Risks; Mammography Letter Letter to the editor re mammography in Vitality Magazine/Newsletter, Sept. 2002
Reversing the Cancer Epidemic Cancer War; American Cancer Society; U.S. Government Agencies; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products; Household Products; Work & Environmental Risks Article article in TIKKUN, May/June 2002
The Crisis in U.S. and International Cancer Policy Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute Article crisis in cancer policy


2001
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"Trade Secrets": The Latest in a Long Line of Conspiracies Work & Environmental Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products; Consumer Risks Press Release Trade Secrets by Bill Moyers uncovers industry misconduct
FDA, USDA Officials Dismiss Citizens' Concerns About Irradiated Food at Symposium Work & Environmental Risks; Irradiation of Food; Consumer Risks; Cancers, Avoidable; National Cancer Institute; American Cancer Society; Cancer War Press Release June 2001 Symposium on Food Irradiation
Undisclosed Carcinogens in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Pose Avoidable Risks of Cancer Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release FDA slow to act on phthalate findings
Mammography's Mixed Blessings Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Medical Risks; Mammography Editorial
Ritalin Cancer Risk Ignored by American Academy of Pediatrics Childhood Cancer; Medications Press Release Ritalin is Carcinogenic
ACS Threatens U. S. National Cancer Program American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute Press Release ACS seeks control of National Cancer Institute
Breast Examination is a Practical Alternative to Mammography Breast Cancer; Mammography Press Release Canadian Study Results
Ritalin Documentary Overlooks Cancer Risk Data Childhood Cancer; Medications Press Release Ritalin Causes Cancer in Animal Studies
GOT (Genetically Engineered) Milk! The Monsanto rBGH/BST Milk Wars Handbook Milk, American Produced; Genetically Modified Foods Book E-book on Monsanto's rBGH milk
Dangers and Unreliability of Mammography: Breast Examination is a Safe, Effective, and Practical Alternative Breast Cancer; Mammography Article International Journal of Health Services
Preventing Pathogenic Food Poisoning: Sanitation, Not Irradiation Irradiation of Food Article International Journal of Health Services
Unreasonable Risk. How to Avoid Cancer from Cosmetics and Personal Care Products: The Neways Story Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Book


2000
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The Politics of Cancer (Letter) Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute Letter Letter to the Editor in JAMA re review of The Politics of Cancer, Revisited.
ACS Charged with Losing the War on Cancer National Cancer Institute Press Release Boycott of ACS called for
Austria Urged to Take Initiatives to Protect the Public Against Cancer & Other Risks of Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified rBST Dairy Products Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Colon Cancer; Consumer Risks; Genetically Modified Foods; Milk, American Produced; Work & Environmental Risks Press Release Monsanto's GE rBST dairy products
Project Censored Awards Alternative Pulitzer Prize to Samuel Epstein, Cancer War Press Release Dr. Epstein receives the Project Censored Award (aka Alternative Pulitzer Prize)
Carcinogenic Hazards of Mainstream Industry Personal Care and Cosmetic Products Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release
Politics of Cancer Cancer War Letter Journal of the American Medical Association
New Initiatives in Personal Care Product Safety Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release
Jury Still Out on Trials of Tamoxifen Drug Breast Cancer; Medications Letter Wall Street Journal
The CPC and Public Citizen Charge Congress with Proposing Deceptive Labeling of Irradiated Food, Besides Ignoring Its Risks to Health and Environment U.S. Government Agencies; Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Colon Cancer; Consumer Risks; Foods; Beef; Genetically Modified Foods; Irradiation of Food Press Release food irradiation
National Academy of Sciences Proposes Secret World Science Court U.S. Government Agencies Press Release Rejecting Openness, Industry Consultants would judge hazards in secrecy
Genetically Engineered Anti-Aging Medication Poses Cancer Risks Colon Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Medications Press Release Human Growth Hormone (HGH) Medication Dangers
The High Stakes of Cancer Prevention National Cancer Institute; American Cancer Society; Cancer War Article Tikkun Magazine
Legislative Proposals for Reversing the Cancer Epidemic and Controlling Run-Away Industrial Technologies Cancer War Article International Journal of Health Services


1999
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European Ban on Hormonal Meat Based on Scientific Evidence Beef; U.S. Government Agencies Press Release
Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Modified Milk Ruled Unsafe by the United Nations Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Consumer Risks; Foods; Milk, American Produced Press Release genetically engineered milk
The Cancer in Our Charities Charities; Cancer War Article feature article in The Times (U.K.) Higher Education Supplement. Sept. 17, 1999.
Cancer War is Threatened by Cancer Charities Cancer War; Charities Press Release
Cancer Charities Indicted for Losing the Winnable War Against Cancer Charities Press Conference CAIB press conference, September 13, 1999, London
Genetically-Engineered Milk & Foods Pose Public Health Hazards U.S. Government Agencies; Genetically Modified Foods; Milk, American Produced Press Release Rep. J. Conyers charges FDA and Monsanto with making false assurances
Environmental Cancer: Science, Not Politics Cancer War; Work & Environmental Risks Letter Wall Street Journal
Misleading Claims by an Industry-Sponsored Study on the Safety of the Pill Breast Cancer; Medications Press Release Birth-Control Pill Risks Cancer


1998
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Prestigious International Award for U.S. Expert Who Advocates Emphasis on Cancer Prevention Rather Than Just on Damage Control Cancer War Press Release Dr. Epstein receives the Right Livelihood Award, also known as the "Alternative Nobel Prize."
No Safety in these Implant Numbers Breast Cancer; Breast Implants Editorial Chicago Tribune -Dow Corning Silicone Breast Implants
Failure to fully document risks of Osteoporosis drug is Reckless Medications Editorial Chicago Tribune Evista Commentary
Cosmetic/Toiletry Ingredient Poses Avoidable Cancer Risks Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release Diethanolamine causes liver and kidney cancer in animal studies.
Evista (Raloxifene) Poses Risks of Ovarian Cancer Ovarian Cancer; Medications Press Release Evista causes cancer in animal studies
Oprah and World Trade Organization are correct: U. S. Beef is Unsafe Beef Press Release Synthetic Hormones in Beef Cause Cancer
Cancer Report Card Gets Failing Grade Cancer War Press Release Cancer Statistics Misinterpreted
The Politics of Cancer Revisited Cancer War Book
The Breast Cancer Prevention Program, 2nd Edition Breast Cancer Book This book is no longer available from the publisher. Check with your local library.


1997
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Awareness month keeps Women perilously Unaware Cancer War; Breast Cancer; Mammography Editorial Chicago Tribune
None of Us Should Eat Extra Estrogen Beef Editorial Los Angeles Times - U. S. Beef Unsafe
Use of Hormones in Meat Production: Scientific Testimony Beef Press Conference European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium
Avoidable Toxins in Condominiums: How to Go Green Work & Environmental Risks Article Condo Lifestyles


1996
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Cancer War is Threatened by Recommendations of Presidential Commission Cancer War; Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks Press Release President's Commission on Risk Assessment
Warnings of Breast and Colon Cancer from rBGH Milk Milk, American Produced; Genetically Modified Foods; U.S. Government Agencies Press Conference Activist Groups Press for FDA Restrictions
We are Losing the Winnable War Against Cancer Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Medical Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Press Release war on cancer
Cancer War is Threatened by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Proposals U.S. Government Agencies Press Release EPA would roll back regulations on carcinogenic pollutants
Breast Cancer Unawareness Month Breast Cancer; Cancer War Press Release Drug Companies Sponsor Misinformation Campaign
Can Cosmetics Increase Your Risk of Cancer? Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release Petition to FDA urges labeling of products containing DEA toxin
Petition Seeking Cancer Warning on Cosmetics containing DEA Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Petition DEA carcinogenic
Fat and Breast Cancer Breast Cancer Letter New York Times


1995
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The "Research Cures Cancer" Campaign Cancer War; National Cancer Institute Press Release "Research Cures Cancer" Campaign misleads the public and Congress
Cancer Expert Calls Dow Breast Implant Ads Deceptive Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Consumer Risks; Cosmetics/Personal Care Products; Medical Risks; Breast Implants Press Release cancer risks to be detailed at silicone device conference
Breast Implant Dangers Breast Implants Letter New York Times
Ralph Nader, CPC Release Dirty Dozen Consumer Products List Consumer Risks Press Conference
CPC and Ralph Nader Release Dirty Dozen Consumer Products List Consumer Risks Press Release Manufacturers urged to remove toxins from product formulations
New Study Warns Implants Pose Risk of Breast Cancer Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Consumer Risks; Medical Risks; Breast Implants Press Release
Petition Seeking Medical Alert to Women with Silicone Gel, Polyurethane Breast Implants Breast Cancer; Breast Implants Petition
Petition Seeking Cancer Warning on Nitrite-containing Hot Dogs Childhood Cancer; Foods Petition Childhood Cancer Risk
Genetically Modified Dairy Milk (rBGH) Risks Breast Cancer Genetically Modified Foods; Milk, American Produced Press Conference Dairy Farmers Use rBGH Commercially Beginning 1995
New Study Feeds Pesticide Debate Work & Environmental Risks; Pesticides Article Lawn Chemicals, Cancer Risks
Lindane Lice Treatment: Experts Call for Ban Cosmetics/Personal Care Products; Pesticides Press Conference Lindane carcinogenic
Petition Seeking Ban on Lindane Use in Lice/Scabies Cases Cosmetics/Personal Care Products; Pesticides Petition Lindane carcinogenic


1994
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Smoking Declines Yet Cancers Multiply Cancer War Letter New York Times
Study Offers Strong Evidence in a Cancer Debate Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Consumer Risks; Pesticides; Medical Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Article article by Jane E. Brody on pesticides and breast cancer
National Mammoscam Day Mammography; Medical Risks; Consumer Risks; Breast Cancer; Cancers, Avoidable; Cancer War Press Release Comment on National Mammography Day in October
All We're Doing is Rearranging the Deck Chairs on a Seafood Titanic Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Childhood Cancer; Consumer Risks; Foods; Pesticides; Medical Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Editorial Lethal toxins in fish from contaminated waters; persistent environmental toxins
So You Consider Hair Dye Safe? Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Letter New York Times
$4.25 Billion Implant Settlement Ignores Risk of Breast Cancer Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Consumer Risks; Medical Risks; Breast Implants Press Release Breast cancer risks from silicone breast implants
Dusting with Cancer: Talc needs Hazard Label Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Press Release CPC urges Drug-stores to label Talc as Carcinogenic
Petition Seeking Hazard Label on Cosmetic Talc Products Cosmetics/Personal Care Products Petition Talc carcinogenic
Pesticides Pose A Lifelong Threat Pesticides Letter New York Times
Breast Cancer Deaths Linked to Nuclear Emissions Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Work & Environmental Risks Press Release
Pesticides Not Cleared of Breast Cancer Link Breast Cancer; Pesticides Letter New York Times
Environmental and Occupational Pollutants are Avoidable Causes of Breast Cancer Work & Environmental Risks; Breast Cancer; Pesticides Article International Journal of Health Services


1993
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Radiation's Risks American Cancer Society; Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Consumer Risks; Medical Risks; Mammography Letter radiation and mammography
America Losing Winnable War Against Cancer. Experts Urge Clinton to Chart New Course Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute Press Release letter to former President Clinton re the war against cancer
What About Putting People First? - Pesticide Regulations Protect Profits U.S. Government Agencies; Foods; Pesticides Editorial Los Angeles Times
America Losing Winnable War Against Cancer Cancer War Press Conference President Clinton
Get the Cancerous Pesticides Out of Our Food U.S. Government Agencies; Foods; Pesticides Letter New York Times
Evaluation of the National Cancer Program and Proposed Reforms National Cancer Institute Article International Journal of Health Services


1992
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After Twelve Years, Cancer is Winning U.S. Government Agencies Editorial Los Angeles Times
The Cancer Establishment Cancer War Editorial Washington Post
The Push for Mammography May Be Off Target Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Consumer Risks; Medical Risks; Mammography; Work & Environmental Risks Editorial Washington Press conference in Feb. 1992 in which 60 scientists call for overhaul of cancer policy
Mammography Radiates Doubt Cancer War; Breast Cancer; Mammography Editorial Los Angeles Times
Losing the War Against Cancer: Public Policy Reforms Needed Cancer War Press Conference
Risks of Radiation: Too Many Questions About Food Safety U.S. Government Agencies; Irradiation of Food Editorial USA Today


1991
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Losing the Cancer War (comment) Cancer War; American Cancer Society; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks Editorial Comment in USA Today on cancer prevention
Have We Lost the War on Cancer? Cancer War; American Cancer Society; U.S. Government Agencies; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable Editorial Editorial in Chicago Tribune on the cost of the war on cancer


1990
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Approval of Cow Hormone Imperils Our Milk Medical Risks; Milk, American Produced; Genetically Modified Foods; Consumer Risks; Colon Cancer; Breast Cancer; Cancers, Avoidable Letter biosynthetic growth hormones in milk
FDA Is Ignoring Dangers of Bovine Growth Hormone Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Colon Cancer; Consumer Risks; Milk, American Produced; Medical Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Editorial Dangers of bovine growth hormone
Corporate Crime: Why We Cannot Trust Industry-Derived Safety Studies Cancer War; Pesticides Article International Journal of Health Services


1989
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Negligible Risk Still Too Great: Pesticides in Food Increase Cancers U.S. Government Agencies; Foods; Pesticides Editorial Los Angeles Times
U. S. Policy Turns Blind Side to Dangers of Meat Additives Beef Editorial Synthetic Hormones in Beef Cause Cancer
Bio-engineered Growth Hormones Would Endanger Milk Genetically Modified Foods; Milk, American Produced Editorial Los Angeles Times - Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBGH)
Opening the Door for Carcinogens: EPA Fails to Protect U.S. Government Agencies; Pesticides Editorial Los Angeles Times
The Chemical Jungle: Today's Beef Industry Beef; Foods; Consumer Risks; Cancers, Avoidable Article paper on hormones in beef
We Must Ban Growth Hormones Until All Questions Are Answered Cancers, Avoidable; Breast Cancer; Childhood Cancer; Consumer Risks; Genetically Modified Foods; Milk, American Produced Editorial Editorial in the Madison Capital Times, August 1989.


1988
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A Straw Man U.S. Government Agencies Letter New York Times


1985
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Make Prevention A National Priority American Cancer Society; U.S. Government Agencies; National Cancer Institute; Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Medical Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Editorial editorial on cancer prevention


1984
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EDB and Other Hazards Consumer Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Letter Washington Post
Dangers of EDB in Leaded Gasoline Consumer Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Letter New York Times
Irradiation of Foods Cancers, Avoidable; Consumer Risks; Foods; Genetically Modified Foods; Irradiation of Food Letter letter to Science re food irradiation


1980
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Food, Nutrition and Special Interests U.S. Government Agencies; Foods Letter New York Times


1979
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Criticizes Insurers U.S. Government Agencies; Medical Risks; Work & Environmental Risks Letter letter to Business Insurance re reaction to The Politics of Cancer book
Track Record of Cancer Educator American Cancer Society Letter Chicago Times
Cancer Mortality Rates Cancer War Letter Wall Street Journal


1978
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Carcinogens in Israeli Milk Pesticides; Milk, American Produced Letter Harefuah (Israeli Medical Journal)



 
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