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Cancer: 101 Solutions to a Preventable Epidemic

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Cancer: 101 Solutions to a Preventable Epidemic

By Liz Armstrong, Guy Dauncey, and Anne Wordsworth

Cancer - 101 SolutionsThis ground-breaking book provides solutions for everyone from individuals to big
business to labour to government. It contains practical tools for parents, youth and
NGOs. For a sneak-peak we have made some sections available (see below).

REVIEWS:

“This book sends an urgent wake-up call…Some may be challenged by the passion of this book, but no one can dispute the grounds on which it rests.”
- Dr. Devra Davis

“This book delivers on the promise of its title. It is a well-researched and comprehensive analysis of today’s cancer epidemic. Its practical recommendations are illustrated by encouraging examples of successful initiatives that will surely inspire readers to action.”
- Ruth Grier, Former Ontario Minister of Environment & Minister of Health



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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Author’s Preface: Guy Dauncey
Author’s Preface: Liz Armstrong
Author’s Preface: Anne Wordsworth
Acknowledgments
Preface by Dr. Warren Bell, MD [1]
Foreword by Dr. Devra Davis [2]

Part #1: The Global Epidemic

Introduction
The Global Cancer Crisis
Our Body Burden [3]
The Cost of Cancer
What Causes Cancer?
What About Aging, Genetics and Lifestyle?
The Environmental Links
Cancer in Children
Cancer in Animals and Fish [4]
Cancer: The Bigger Picture
Risk Assessment and the Precautionary Principle
Changing the Cancer Paradigm
It’s Not Just Cancer
Prevention, Early Detection and Screening
Our Weakened Immunity
The Chemical Deluge [5]
Gender Benders
Cancer Where You Work [6]
Cancer Where You Live
Cancer from Cars, Trucks and Buses
The Way We Farm
The Food We Eat
Awash in Pesticides [7]
For Everyone’s Sake, Stop Smoking
Electromagnetic Radiation: We’re the Experiment

Cancer Hazards of Ionizing Radiation
Radiation and Nuclear Power
The Cancerous Corporation
The Limits – and Corruption – of Science
Big Pharma and the War on Cancer
Who Is Protecting Us?
What Are Cancer Charities and Hospitals
Doing to Prevent Cancer?
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Part #2: 101 Solutions

Ten Solutions for Individuals
Five Solutions for Parents [8]
Five Solutions for Youth
Ten Solutions for Action Groups
Five Solution for Health Care
Ten Solutions for Cities
Create Safe, Green Schools [9]
Five Solutions for Labour [10]
Fifteen Solutions for Business [11]
Twenty Solutions for Governments
Five Solutions for Developing Nations
Ten Global Solutions
One Solution for All of Us

Appendix 1: List of Cancer-Causing Agents, Mixtures & Exposures
Appendix 2: Glossary
Notes
Index
About the Authors [12]

More Book Downloads Available Here [13]


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[1] Preface by Dr. Warren Bell, MD: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/c101-1.pdf

[2] Foreword by Dr. Devra Davis: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/c101-2.pdf

[3] Our Body Burden: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/c101-3.pdf

[4] Cancer in Animals and Fish: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/c101-4.pdf

[5] The Chemical Deluge: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/c101-5.pdf

[6] Cancer Where You Work: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/c101-6.pdf

[7] Awash in Pesticides: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/c101-7.pdf

[8] Five Solutions for Parents: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/c101-8.pdf

[9] Create Safe, Green Schools: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/41.pdf

[10] Five Solutions for Labour: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/c101-9.pdf

[11] Fifteen Solutions for Business: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/c101-10.pdf

[12] About the Authors: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/c101-11.pdf

[13] Available Here: http://www.earthfuture.com/cancer/pages.asp

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