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Posted By bradford On December 17, 2015 @ 1:54 am In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

By the Prevent Cancer Now team


 
Also in the DECEMBER 2015 [88] Issue of An Ounce Newsletter [89]

Published: December 17, 2015

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[1] Image: http://www.nap.edu/catalog/21834/spills-of-diluted-bitumen-from-pipelines-a-comparative-study-of

[2] Cancer is not just ‘bad luck’ but down to environment, study suggests: http://www.bbc.com/news/health-35111449

[3] Groups challenge Ontario’s nuclear accident pill plan: http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/activists-challenge-ontario-s-10-kilometre-radius-for-anti-radiation-pills-1.2693569

[4] Chief Medical Officer studying the controversial herbicide glyphosate shockingly forced off the job in N.B.: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/eilish-cleary-glyphosate-leave-1.3347020

[5] Crude needs to be “detoxed”: http://tinyurl.com/PCN-napO2

[6] The Roundup Turn-Around: 96 scientists reaffirm IARC conclusion that world’s most commonly used herbicide, glyphosate, probably causes cancer: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/the-roundup-turn-around-re-the-most-popular-herbicide

[7] USA EPA nixes highly toxic weed killer: http://news.yahoo.com/u-epa-changes-mind-nixes-roundup-weed-killer-221633373.html

[8] Ontario introduces new waste legislation: http://tinyurl.com/ONWaste1

[9] EPA wants Dow pesticide off the market: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2015/11/25/epa-wants-dow-pesticide-off-the-market/

[10] Alberta energy regulator aspires to excellence – admirable goal is difficult and distant: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/alberta-energy-regulator-aspires-to-excellence-admirable-goal-is-difficult-and-distant

[11] Quebec to restrict neonicotinoids and atrazine pesticides: http://www.cbc.ca/beta/news/canada/montreal/pesticide-restrictions-quebec-1.3330148

[12] Environmental groups say approval of GM salmon eggs should be overturned: http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/News/Local/2015-11-17/article-4346343/Environmental-groups-say-approval-of-GM-salmon-eggs-should-be-overturned/1

[13] Drinking-water warning brushed aside by BC gov’t: http://www.vancouversun.com/Stephen+Hume+Drinking+water+warning+brushed+aside+province/11521641/story.html?__lsa=89ce-60bb

[14] Concordia University won’t retract controversial asbestos report: http://cbc.ca/1.3316098

[15] Ill-advised incineration scheme scrapped in Peel: http://tinyurl.com/incin-boondggle

[16] Supreme Court of Canada asked to weigh in on the future of environmental assessment law: http://www.ecojustice.ca/were-taking-the-fight-for-better-environmental-assessments-all-the-way-to-the-supreme-court-of-canada/

[17] Leading breast cancer journal article makes the case for prevention: http://www.preventionstartshere.org/breastdiseases/

[18] See Study: http://www.breastdiseasesquarterly.com/article/S1043-321X%2815%2900164-2/abstract

[19] A top Canadian explorer rolls into Calgary: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/PR-6nov2015-preventcancernow.pdf

[20] Pediatricians express concern over growing cellphone use, radiation exposure for children: http://www.wptv.com/news/region-c-palm-beach-county/pediatricians-express-concern-over-growing-cell-phone-use-radiation-exposure-for-children

[21] Scientist says USDA censored pesticide research: http://www.startribune.com/south-dakota-scientist-says-usda-censored-pesticide-research/338164501/

[22] MORE INFORMATION: http://harvestpublicmedia.org/article/usda-whistleblower-claims-censorship-pesticide-research

[23] WHO says hot dogs, bacon cause cancer: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2015/10/26/who-says-processed-meats-cause-cancer-do-i-need-to-become-a-vegetarian/?postshare=6601445916232060

[24] TPP trade deal would allow milk from cows receiving hormones into Canada: http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/trans-pacific-partnership-milk-imports-hormones-1.3276739

[25] Related:Whistleblower speaks out: http://bit.ly/1GZUQY7

[26] Bacon and sausages as big a cancer threat as cigarettes, say World Health Organization: https://uk.news.yahoo.com/bacon-sausages-big-cancer-threat-083910518.html

[27] Pesticide use on Quebec farms on the rise: http://www.cbc.ca/m/news/canada/montreal/pesticide-use-on-quebec-farms-on-the-rise-1.3285038

[28] Agricultural crop density linked to childhood cancer in US Midwest: http://beyondpesticides.org/dailynewsblog/2015/10/agricultural-crop-density-linked-to-childhood-cancer-in-midwest/

[29] SEE STUDY: http://www.ehjournal.net/content/14/1/82

[30] Federal parties divided on cancer prevention: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/election-update-federal-parties-divided-on-cancer-prevention

[31] Pogo sticking as part of global journey!: http://tinyurl.com/ROC-NewsRelease

[32] #cancer: https://twitter.com/hashtag/cancer?src=hash

[33] #prevention: https://twitter.com/hashtag/prevention?src=hash

[34] https://t.co/9ZgTwL7LuO: https://t.co/9ZgTwL7LuO

[35] https://t.co/pdoOqNN1DL: https://t.co/pdoOqNN1DL

[36] #CdnHealth: https://twitter.com/hashtag/CdnHealth?src=hash

[37] pic.twitter.com/NWjMZyNKzJ: https://t.co/NWjMZyNKzJ

[38] November 9, 2015: https://twitter.com/PreventCancerNw/status/663564035833667584

[39] Pesticides: Let’s weed out a bad decision : http://calgaryherald.com/opinion/letters/letters-for-monday-oct-5

[40] Human reproduction, health broadly damaged by toxic chemicals – new report : http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/10/01/usa-chemicals-report-idINKCN0RV3DT20151001

[41] Does cell-phone radiation cause cancer?: http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/smartphones/cell-phone-radiation

[42] Potentially scandalous probe into muzzled scientists not likely out by Oct.19 election: http://www.nationalobserver.com/2015/09/28/news/potentially-scandalous-probe-muzzled-scientists-not-likely-out-oct19

[43] Alberta experts call for better data to help prevent cancer: http://www.metronews.ca/news/calgary/2015/09/24/alberta-experts-call-for-better-data-to-help-prevent-cancer.html

[44] The 5th Annual Quest For A Cure a great success!: http://tinyurl.com/Q4Qupdate

[45] Exposure to home pesticides associated with increased cancer risk in children: https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/news/fullstory_154613.html

[46] The hard truth about the softest mineral: Talc is littered with stray asbestos : http://www.salon.com/2015/09/13/talc_tests_arent_doing_enough_to_detect_asbestos_partner/

[47] Roundup rebuff: Widely used herbicide comes under fire: http://grainswest.com/wp-content/uploads/pdf/grainswest7/#46/z

[48] Researchers try to make science a federal election issue: http://tinyurl.com/ElxnResearch

[49] Scientific journal publishes Errata disclosing asbestos conflict of interest of authors: http://www.rightoncanada.ca/?p=3143

[50] Perspective: GMOs, Herbicides, and Public Health: http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp1505660#t=article

[51] Colorful potatoes may pack powerful cancer prevention punch: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/08/150826144122.htm

[52] Symposium on “Rethinking Cancer” features Canadian scientific leaders : http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/plugins/st_newsletter/stnl_iframe.php?newsletter=91

[53] Harper government trashes another federal science library: http://www.pipsc.ca/portal/page/portal/website/news/newsreleases/news/082115

[54] Eat the peach, not the pesticide: http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/health/natural-health/pesticides/index.htm

[55] Scotland to ban growing of GMO crops: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-33833958

[56] Working Women and Breast Cancer: http://www.breastcancerfund.org/media/publications/reports/working-women-and-breast-cancer.html

[57] World Health Organization expected to say red meat is linked to cancer: http://t.co/hCIGCVcKC5

[58] Concordia asked to withdraw inaccurate, biased report supporting Québec asbestos trade: http://www.rightoncanada.ca/?p=3072

[59] SEE UPDATE: http://www.rightoncanada.ca/?p=3105

[60] Cancer Prevention Starts With Data : http://preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/plugins/st_newsletter/stnl_iframe.php?newsletter=89

[61] Microplastics at ‘alarming levels’ in Canadian lakes and rivers: http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/microplastics-at-alarming-levels-in-canadian-lakes-and-rivers-1.3157701

[62] Glyphosate days are numbered? : http://www.dailynews.lk/?q=features/glyphosate-days-are-numbered

[63] GMO soya town bans pesticides after severe health impacts recorded: http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_round_up/2946626/argentine_gm_soya_town_bans_pesticides.html

[64] Prevent Cancer Now featured as Routes of Change launches circumnavigation of the globe: http://tinyurl.com/RoC-PCN

[65] https://t.co/95sWDiXgC7: https://t.co/95sWDiXgC7

[66] pic.twitter.com/PFuLJFhdxy: https://t.co/PFuLJFhdxy

[67] November 15, 2015: https://twitter.com/PreventCancerNw/status/665934901745754112

[68] Asbestos Found in Kids’ Crayons, Toy Kits: Report: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/news/fullstory_153477.html

[69] 3 sunscreen buying tips to help protect your skin this summer: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/3-sunscreen-buying-tips-to-help-protect-your-skin-this-summer-1.3141781

[70] Ottawa’s change of heart on asbestos welcome but late: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-debate/editorials/ottawas-change-of-heart-on-asbestos-welcome-but-late/article25255595/

[71] Fun in the sun – “Slip, Slop, Slap, Seek, Slide” for cancer prevention: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/fun-in-the-sun-slip-slop-slap-seek-slide-for-cancer-prevention

[72] Combinations of ‘safe’ chemicals may increase cancer risk, study suggests: http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-chemical-combinations-safety-cancer-20150626-story.html

[73] Unequal Risk: A tattered safety net for workers: http://www.publicintegrity.org/2015/06/29/17495/tattered-safety-net-workers

[74] Even low doses of radiation increase risk of dying from leukaemia in nuclear workers: http://www.iarc.fr/en/media-centre/pr/2015/pdfs/pr235_E.pdf

[75] Father’s Day: Protecting the “Family Jewels”: http://tinyurl.com/Release06182015

[76] Startling link between pregnant mother’s exposure to DDT and daughter’s risk of breast cancer: http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2015/06/16/ddts-breast-cancer-legacy-pregnant-mothers-exposure-linked-to-four-fold-increase-in-daughters-risk/?postshare=5801434996720419

[77] New evidence of pesticides in Calgary air, soil: http://calgary.ctvnews.ca/new-evidence-of-pesticides-in-calgary-air-soil-1.2416556

[78] Edmonton close to a ban on harmful cosmetic pesticides: http://www.edmontonjournal.com/Edmonton+close+cosmetic+herbicides/11126192/story.html

[79] Health groups petition FDA to ban eight food flavors: https://thehill.com/regulation/244577-health-groups-petition-fda-to-ban-eight-food-flavors

[80] Manitoba introduces new legislation that would update X-ray equipment: http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/new-rules-for--x-ray-equipment-306742871.html

[81] Ignorance no longer an excuse for inaction on exposure to carcinogens: http://tinyurl.com/DDT-lessons

[82] Is your sportswear toxic?: http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2015/jun/02/toxics-apparel-nike-adidas-reach

[83] Obesity poised to overtake smoking as key cause of cancer: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/health/news/11640373/Obesity-poised-to-overtake-smoking-as-key-cause-of-cancer.html

[84] Most cancer can and should be prevented: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/plugins/st_newsletter/stnl_iframe.php?newsletter=83

[85] Asbestos: Be Aware – It’s still there: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/plugins/st_newsletter/stnl_iframe.php?newsletter=81

[86] EU dropped pesticide laws due to US pressure over TTIP trade deal: http://tinyurl.com/TTIP-trip

[87] Whistleblowing Alberta oil sands doctor fired abruptly: http://www.nationalobserver.com/2015/05/11/opinion/whistleblowing-alberta-oil-sands-doctor-fired-abruptly

[88] DECEMBER 2015: http://preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/plugins/st_newsletter/stnl_iframe.php?newsletter=100

[89] An Ounce Newsletter: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/main/newsroom/newsletter-archive

[90] The Winds of Change – we’re just getting started!: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/the-winds-of-change-were-just-getting-started

[91] An update on PCNs election wish-list: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/an-update-on-pcns-election-wish-list

[92] Quick & Easy Holiday Baking Ideas, without the sugar overload!: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/quick-easy-holiday-baking-ideas-without-the-sugar-overload

[93] Canada has stopped mining and exporting asbestos but the battle to protect people from asbestos harm continues: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/canada-has-stopped-mining-and-exporting-asbestos-but-the-battle-to-protect-people-from-asbestos-harm-continues

[94] Is Concordia University fit to host “Future Earth,” given its refusal to address scientific and ethical violations in a pro-asbestos report it published?: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/is-concordia-university-fit-to-host-future-earth-given-its-refusal-to-address-scientific-and-ethical-violations-in-a-pro-asbestos-report-it-published

[95] Children absorb higher doses of cell phone radiation than adults. Industry-linked publication should be retracted, claim independent scientists: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/children-absorb-higher-doses-of-cell-phone-radiation-than-adults-industry-linked-publication-should-be-retracted-claim-independent-scientists

[96] Pesticides Update 1 – EPA dumping “Enlist Duo” following Dow duplicity: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/pesticides-update-1-epa-dumping-enlist-duo-following-dow-duplicity

[97] Pesticides Update 2 – Scientists strike back, rebutting EU glyphosate review: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/pesticides-update-2-scientists-strike-back-rebutting-eu-glyphosate-review

[98] Nuclear Update 1 – Emergency Planning for a large-scale nuclear accident in the Greater Toronto Area: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/nuclear-update-1-emergency-planning-for-a-large-scale-nuclear-accident-in-the-greater-toronto-area

[99] Nuclear Update 2 – Studies in Pembroke, Ontario yield worrisome new findings about Tritium: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/nuclear-update-2-studies-in-pembroke-ontario-yield-worrisome-new-findings-about-tritium

[100] As incineration projects fail nation-wide, proposed Waste-Free Ontario Act targets zero greenhouse gases in a post-incineration era: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/as-incineration-projects-fail-nation-wide-proposed-waste-free-ontario-act-targets-zero-greenhouse-gases-in-a-post-incineration-era

[101] A Poem From Northern Alberta: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/a-poem-from-northern-alberta

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