Weekly Cancer Prevention Tips

Check out this weeks cancer prevention tips
and help reduce your risk!


Prevent Cancer Now update, August 3rd

By Meg Sears PhD, PCN co-chair

A year ago I blithely stepped into the role of Prevent Cancer Now (PCN) co-chair, and what a year it was! We summited large organizational challenges, PCN made great strides with strong science, and we look forward to a stronger voice and increasing impact in the coming months… continue reading

Rethinking Carcinogens

New view of cancer development focuses on subtle, combined effects. To learn more, visit the Environmental Working Group website here.

PCN supports The Halifax Project and its approach to cancer prevention
(see related: Applying the Hallmarks of Cancer for Prevention and Treatment).

Cancer a roll of the dice? WHO says no.

Sure cancer is rotten luck, but it is not just an unpreventable random event! Read PCN’s Media Release.

    — Huffington Post (February 10, 2015)
    — WHO/IARC Media Release (January 13, 2015)

Scientific Review to Support Public Policy Regarding Exposure to Radiation from Wireless Communications Devices

By Meg Sears M.Eng. Ph.D and Marg Friesen M.Sc. (June 15th, 2015)

Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Bioelectromagnetics Society and
the European BioElectromagnetics Association
(JUNE 14-19, 2015 / CALIFORNIA, USA)

UPDATE: Federal politicians listened! We now await Health Canada’s actions…
Parliamentary Standing Committee on Health Issues Recommendations to Address Exposures to Radiation from Wireless Devices, Educate Canadians, and Conduct Research and Rigorous Scientific Review
(as recommended by Prevent Cancer Now to Health Canada and to the World Health Organization).

NOTE: An earlier version posted had incorrect labelling of the Tally figure. We apologise for any inconvenience.