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Posted By bradford On May 10, 2015 @ 5:24 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

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

[2] California may require warnings on products containing chemical BPA: http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/05/10/us-usa-california-plastics-idUSKBN0NT2F220150510

[3] Perfect nails, poisoned workers: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/11/nyregion/nail-salon-workers-in-nyc-face-hazardous-chemicals.html?emc=edit_na_20150508&nlid=56323904&_r=0

[4] Ontario’s bill to think before you frack passed second reading: http://www.alternativesjournal.ca/community/blogs/current-events/ontario-anti-fracking-bill-passes-second-reading

[5] Scientists decry Canada’s outdated Wi-Fi safety rules: http://www.cmaj.ca/site/earlyreleases/7may15_scientists-decry-canadas-outdated-wi-fi-safety-rules.xhtml

[6] Parents weigh legal options after pesticide use at Ottawa school made kids ill: http://www.ottawacommunitynews.com/news-story/5604916-charles-hulse-parents-weigh-legal-options-after-pesticide-spraying/

[7] Rotterdam Convention on asbestos being sabotaged: http://www.rightoncanada.ca/?p=2953

[8] African diet may lead away from colon cancer: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/05/science/african-diet-may-lead-away-from-colon-cancer.html?_r=0

[9] International appeal to the United Nations and the World Health Organization to act on non-ionizing electromagnetic field exposure: http://www.emfscientist.org/index.php/emf-scientist-appeal

[10] Band Council rejects incinerator: http://www.tworowtimes.com/uncategorized/band-councils-rejection-of-disintegrator-could-be-costly/

[11] RELATED: http://www.tworowtimes.com/news/six-nations-connection-to-zero-waste-solution/

[12] Coalition of North American environmental health and human rights organizations want toxic chemicals eliminated: http://www.ipen.org/news/coalition-north-american-environmental-health-and-human-rights-organizations-demand-national

[13] READ LETTERS: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/letter.pdf

[14] Cell-tower policy must protect people: http://tinyurl.com/CllDangr

[15] New ugly propaganda from the asbestos lobby: http://www.rightoncanada.ca/?p=2916

[16] Ecojustice sues Ottawa over refusal to review crop pesticide: http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/ecojustice-sues-ottawa-over-refusal-to-review-crop-pesticide-1.3035520

[17] Image: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/CNSC-submission.pdf

[18] Mosquito fight puts restricted insecticide near homes, natural areas: http://www.edmontonjournal.com/news/edmonton/Mosquito+fight+puts+restricted+insecticide+near+homes/10964685/story.html

[19] Radiation from Fukushima disaster detected off Canada: http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2015/4/7/radiation-from-fukushima-disaster-newly-detected-off-canadas-coast.html

[20] Environmental dangers posed by microbeads: http://bit.ly/1DdDEzM

[21] Asbestos imports rising in Canada despite health warnings: http://tinyurl.com/Asbes-imprts

[22] New expert study confirms NY Times questions on wearable tech : http://tinyurl.com/WearbleTch

[23] Hormone-mimicking chemicals found throughout Great Lakes: http://tinyurl.com/GreatTragedy

[24] WHO Says Monsanto Roundup Ingredient Is ‘Probably Carcinogenic’: http://www.forbes.com/sites/alicegwalton/2015/03/21/monsanto-herbicide-dubbed-probably-carcinogenic-by-world-health-organization-are-they-right/

[25] Toxic Great Lakes sites decades from recovery: http://www.toledoblade.com/local/2015/03/12/Top-polluted-Great-Lakes-sites-decades-from-recovery.html

[26] Lumber Liquidators linked to health and safety violations: http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/lumber-liquidators-linked-to-health-and-safety-violations/

[27] CBS story update: http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/lumber-liquidators-update/

[28] Homeowners try to assess risks from chemical in floors: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/11/business/homeowners-try-to-assess-risks-from-chemical-in-floors.html?_r=1

[29] Vegetarian diet linked to lower risk of colorectal cancers: http://www.webmd.com/colorectal-cancer/news/20150309/vegetarian-diet-may-lower-colon-cancer-risk-study-suggests

[30] more details: http://tinyurl.com/vegdiet0309

[31] Asbestos at federal building was a surprise to electrician: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/asbestos-at-federal-building-was-a-surprise-to-electrician-1.2983620

[32] Image: http://www.c4st.org/PMB

[33] Canada is on the sidelines when it comes to banning asbestos trade: http://tinyurl.com/CanadaSad

[34] Plasco fiasco a wake-up call for Ottawa: http://www.ottawacommunitynews.com/opinion-story/5344805-letter-plasco-fiasco-a-wake-up-call-for-the-city/

[35] Popular soda ingredient poses cancer risk to consumers: http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-02/jhub-psi021815.php

[36] Cancer a roll of the dice? WHO says no: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/devra-davis-phd/cancer-is-not-just-bad-lu_b_6413596.html

[37] Related #1: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/sure-cancer-is-rotten-luck-but-it-is-not-just-an-unpreventable-random-event

[38] Related #2: http://www.iarc.fr/en/media-centre/pr/2015/pdfs/pr231_E.pdf

[39] Plasco Energy Group moves in new direction without CEO Rod Bryden: http://www.ottawasun.com/2014/01/30/plasco-energy-group-moves-in-new-direction-without-ceo-rod-bryden

[40] Damage from cancelled census as bad as feared, researchers say: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/cities-footing-the-bill-for-data-gap-after-long-form-census-scrapped/article22695286/

[41] Air pollution actually messes with your genes: http://grist.org/business-technology/air-pollution-actually-messes-with-your-genes/

[42] Image: https://evidencefordemocracy.ca/census

[43] NAFTA probe of Alberta’s tailings ponds blocked by Canada: http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/nafta-probe-of-alberta-s-tailings-ponds-blocked-by-canada-1.2935004

[44] The surprising dangers of CT scans and X-rays: http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/magazine/2015/01/the-surprising-dangers-of-ct-sans-and-x-rays/index.htm

[45] Controversial weed killer Atrazine may inadvertently act as a fertilizer for human cancer cells: https://www.sciencenews.org/article/atrazine’s-path-cancer-possibly-clarified

[46] Transatlantic trade agreement could increase toxic pesticide use, says new report: http://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2015/jan/07/ttip-trade-agreement-pesticides-toxics-health-environment

[47] Bad luck, bad journalism and cancer rates : http://www.theguardian.com/science/grrlscientist/2015/jan/02/bad-luck-bad-journalism-and-cancer-rates

[48] Editorial: Canada needs a brighter federal science policy: http://www.thestar.com/opinion/editorials/2014/12/29/canada_needs_a_brighter_federal_science_policy_editorial.html

[49] Asbestos revealed as Canada’s top cause of workplace death: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/asbestos-is-canadas-top-source-of-workplace-death/article22081291/

[50] Scientists survey the staggering amount of plastic debris in the world’s oceans, estimate over 5 trillion pieces at sea: http://tinyurl.com/5trillnplastic

[51] Cat and dog flea treatments can be toxic to pets, humans: http://tinyurl.com/toxdogcat

[52] Image: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/PreventCancerNow-RF-WHO-Dec2014-web.pdf

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

[55] Prevent Cancer Now updates: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/prevent-cancer-now-updates

[56] Spring forward with Asparagus – recipes and lots more: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/all-you-need-to-know-about-spring-asparagus

[57] Prevention is the cure for cancer!: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/prevention-is-the-cure-for-cancer-3

[58] The world’s most used weed-killer is probably carcinogenic – so what?: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/the-worlds-most-used-weed-killer-is-probably-carcinogenic-so-what

[59] Healthy beauty that is easy on the environment: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/a-mothers-wish-healthy-beauty-that-is-easy-on-the-environment-2

[60] Crude oil needs to be “detoxed” before shipping: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/oil-sands-crude-needs-to-be-detoxed-before-shipping-2

[61] Let food be your medicine: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/let-food-be-your-medicine-2

[62] Exercise: fun, healthy and reduces cancer risks!: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/exercise-can-reduce-cancer-risk

[63] Act early to prevent August ragweed: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/now-is-the-time-to-prevent-august-ragweed-2

[64] Radiation regulation on the hotseat: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/radiation-regulation-on-the-hot-seat

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