International Agency for Research on Cancer

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Name: International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)
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600 screened for breast cancer in Ibadan

No fewer than 600 women were screened for breast cancer in Ibadan, Oyo State, courtesy of Shoprite.Founder, Run for a cure Africa (RFCA), Ebele Mbanugo said one in five women checked their breasts regularly with many still ignorant of the danger sign ... [Published The Nation Nigeria - 7 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

[News] Carcinogenicity of perfluorooctanoic acid, tetrafluoroethylene, dichloromethane, 1,2-dichloropropane, and 1,3-propane sultone

In June, 2014, 20 experts from nine countries met at the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC; Lyon, France) to assess the carcinogenicity of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), tetrafluoroethylene (TFE), dichloromethane (DCM), 1,2-dichloropropane ... [Published Lancet Oncology - 20 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Doctors Warn of Super-Toxic GMO Threat

Green Lifestyle(tags: conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )- 49 minutes ago - rodalenews.comWe already know there are lots of health threats related to ... [Published Care2 - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Cancer Research Advice on How to Reduce Risk of Skin Cancer (CM9)

New statistics show that skin cancer rates have soared since the mid 1970s, partly due to modern lifestyles.Incidence rates of the most serious form of skin cancer are now five times higher than in the mid 1970s. Increases in package holidays and sun ... [Published AboutMyArea - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Shift workers at higher risks of Type 2 diabetes: Chance of developing condition are biggest for men on rotating patterns

| Updated: 17:53 EST, 24 July 2014Shift work can raise the risk of developing type 2 diabetes by more than a third, researchers claim.The risk is highest for men and those working rotating shift patterns, according to a new review.Shift work which disrupts ... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Shoprite, Foundation screen 600 women for breast cancer in Ibadan

WITH breast cancer detected as the most common cancer among Nigerian women, one is tempted to think the womenfolk would be more committed to regular self-examination against the ravaging disease.Unfortunately, the opposite is the case – as one in five ... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

Breast cancer patients default treatment – Dr Wiafe Addai

Dr Beatrice Wiafe Addai, Specialist in Breast Pathology, said about 70 per cent of patients diagnosed with breast cancer default in treatment.She said about 22 per cent of the patients undergoing treatment refused chemotherapy for fear of losing their ... [Published VibeGhana.com - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 2 reports

Under 18's banned from using sunbeds from this Monday

New Health Minister Leo Varadkar has confirmed that people under 18 years of age will not be allowed to use sunbeds from Monday.The move has been welcomed by leading cancer prevention organisations and will be enforced by the HSE.From Monday , it will ... [Published Irish Mirror - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 2 reports

Berkeley's Council Says Cell Phones Cause Cancer - Now Shasta County Supervisors Vote to Investigate "Chemtrails"

preppersUSA Recent events are conspiring to bolster the oldjoke : God tilted the world on its axis, and all the nutsrolled into California . Consider that the Berkeleycity council plans to debate requiring cancer warnings on cell phones . The San Fra ... [Published REASON Online - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

IARC Report Prioritizes Agents, Exposures for Evaluating Carcinogenic Risks

Among those listed as high priority for the years 2015-2019 are multi-walled carbon nanotubes, welding and welding fumes, and occupational exposure to pesticides.Jul 15, 2014An advisory group to the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) has ... [Published Occupational Health & Safety - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Disinfected Water, Fuel Additives, Nanotubes Should Be High IARC Priorities, Advisers Say

July 3 — Advisers to the International Agency for Research on Cancer have recommended the agency evaluate dozens of chemicals, pesticides, food contact substances and occupational situations for their potential to cause cancer in people.IARC recently ... [Published Bureau of National Affairs - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 2 reports

Telstra warning customers to avoid electromagnetic energy

TESLTRA has sent a text message to its mobile customers to encourage them to take steps to help prevent their exposure to electromagnetic energy (EME).The SMS encourages customers to head to the Telstra website, where the telecommunications giant has ... [Published The Daily Examiner - Jul 04 2014]

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A Case of Metastatic Bladder Cancer in Both Lun... [Published Sexual Development - 1 hour ago]
600 screened for breast cancer in Ibadan [Published The Nation Nigeria - 7 hours ago]
HPV also causes oral cavity cancer, oropharynx ... [Published Food Consumer - 16 hours ago]
[News] Carcinogenicity of perfluorooctanoic aci... [Published Lancet Oncology - 20 hours ago]
How to fight air pollution? [Published Toledoblade.com - Jul 28 2014]
Federal Issues - TSCA/FIFRA/IRIS/EPCRA [Published Environmental Expert - Jul 25 2014]
Doctors Warn of Super-Toxic GMO Threat [Published Care2 - Jul 25 2014]
Cancer Research Advice on How to Reduce Risk of... [Published AboutMyArea - Jul 25 2014]
Shift workers at higher risks of Type 2 diabete... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 25 2014]
It's Time to Protect Consumers From Toxic Chemi... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 24 2014]
House passes bill to modernize national laborat... [Published Kane County Chronicle - Jul 24 2014]
WHO Director-General addresses conference on ce... [Published WHO - Jul 23 2014]
ACON Investments Acquires Injured Workers Pharmacy [Published Bio-Medicine - Jul 23 2014]
Shoprite, Foundation screen 600 women for breas... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Jul 22 2014]
Breast cancer patients default treatment – Dr W... [Published VibeGhana.com - Jul 22 2014]
5 Toxins That Cripple Your Body and Brain Function [Published Epoch Times - Jul 22 2014]
WHO/IARC Delegate, Dr. Maimuna Mendy Visits Bre... [Published Peace FM - Jul 22 2014]
Severe Liver Damage and Nonallergic Bronchitis ... [Published Sexual Development - Jul 22 2014]
Chief Medical Officer to deliver Chalmers Oration [Published In Daily - Jul 22 2014]
Tissue Diagnostics Market by Technology (Immuno... [Published Individual.com - Jul 21 2014]
Integrative approach to cancer management [Published sundaymail.co.zw - Jul 20 2014]
The case against asbestos: Accidental exposure,... [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 20 2014]
New law bans children from using sunbeds [Published Evening Herald - Jul 19 2014]
Doesn’t the Navy know the Boys and Girls Club l... [Published San Francisco Bay View - Jul 19 2014]
Under 18's banned from using sunbeds from this ... [Published Irish Mirror - Jul 18 2014]
Child tanners banned from sunbeds [Published TheJournal.ie - Jul 18 2014]
Sunbeds banned for under-18s from Monday [Published RTE Online - Jul 18 2014]
VICAM’s New Afla-M1-V Provides Rapid Detection ... [Published Dairy Network.com - Jul 18 2014]
Monthly Update for July 2014 [Published JD Supra - Jul 17 2014]
International Cancer Registries Unite [Published Advance for HIM - Jul 17 2014]
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Berkeley's Council Says Cell Phones Cause Cance... [Published Hit & Run - Jul 16 2014]
<p><img alt="chemtrails" height="225" src="http://cloudfront-assets.reason.com/assets/db/14055263013380.jpg" title="Voting makes it so|||preppersUSA" width="300" style="float: right;"/&gt;Recent events are conspiring to bolster the old joke : God tilted ...
Outdoor Particulate Matter Exposure and Lung Ca... [Published Full Text Reports... - Jul 14 2014]
Outdoor Particulate Matter Exposure and Lung Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Source: Environmental Health Perspectives Background: Particulate matter (PM) in outdoor air pollution was recently designated a Group I carcinogen by the International ...
Research and Markets: Global Tissue Diagnostics... [Published Business Wire Health News - Jun 23 2014]
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jkn5fn/tissue) has announced the addition of the "Global Tissue Diagnostics (Immunohistochemistry, in Situ Hybridization, Digital pathology & Workflow, Special Staining) ...
[Editorial] Making cancer data count [Published The Lancet - Jun 06 2014]
About 70% of cancer deaths occur in low-income and middle-income countries, but good-quality data for cancer incidence and survival are often unavailable; in Africa, Asia, and Latin America, coverage of high-quality data from registries is well below ...
Grid-connected Electric Buses Could Displace Di... [Published IEEE Spectrum - May 29 2014]
&lt;?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?&gt; Photo: Trans Tech Bus Anyone who has taken a school bus is familiar with the crunching sound of an idling diesel engine—and the nasty exhaust they give off. Researchers at the University of Delaware argue ...
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