International Agency for Research on Cancer

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Name: International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Death by air pollution

There’s an unseen, dark force lurking over us every time we step outside. We can’t see it; we can’t smell it; we can’t taste it, and we can’t escape it and its side effects. Every breath we take pulls in cancer -causing particles that can clog our ai ... [Published Examiner.com - 9 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

DENR urged to ban toxic coolant

An environment advocacy group urged yesterday the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to ban polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB), a toxic substance used as insulating fluid in electrical equipment. In a memorandum signed by deceased former ... [Published Tempo - 11 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Used transformers dangerous to health

10:36 pmby THOSE transformers on electric posts also pose a danger to health.Environmental group Greenpeace warned that used transformers that contain polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) are toxic. PCB is used in the manufacture of dielectric, a material ... [Published Manila Times - 17 hours ago]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

WHO Diesel Emissions Report Highlights Cancer Risk

Confirmation from the World Health Organisation (WHO) that diesel emissions are carcinogenic came as no surprise to the leaders in the development of emissions monitoring and reduction technology at Peak3.Peak 3 CEO Col Chandler said the WHO’s International ... [Published Girl.com.au - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Immunotherapy could help tackle tough liver cancer

PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 11-Apr-2014London, England, Friday 11 April 2014 Significant new data presented today at the International Liver Congress™ 2014 indicate that liver cancer (Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC)) may be treated by adoptive T-cell therapy ... [Published EurekAlert! - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Brush up your oral care to prevent cancer

The study – part of a Europe-wide collaboration co-ordinated by the International Agency for Research on Cancer – involved nearly 4,000 volunteers from nine countries, about half of whom had mouth and throat cancers.After accounting for known risk factors ... [Published All About Health - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

How to motivate yourself to exercise

I begin the day thinking I’ll go for a run at lunchtime, and/or a 7pm exercise class. But as the time draws closer, my mind resists. The sun has set, I’ve got to finish some work – a whole list of excuses suddenly comes to mind. It takes an iron will ... [Published Psychologies - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Oral health and dental checks linked to mouth cancers

by ecancer reporter Janet FrickerPoor oral health and poor dental care both increase the risk of oral cancer, the ARCAGE study shows.The study, published in Oral Oncology, also showed using mouthwash more than three times a day increased risk.Cancers ... [Published Ecancer Medicalscience - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Malignant Growth: Battling a New Cancer Pandemic

Development & Aid , Headlines , Health , Population , Poverty & MDGs , WorldThis story is part one of a three-part series on how social and economic inequalities impact cancer treatment. The second and third installments will take a closer look at how ... [Published Inter Press Service - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 2 reports

Research Highlights New Risk Factors For Oral Cancer

Research carried out by a team of international researchers for the International Agency for Research on Cancer has highlighted new risk factors for oral cancer, including poor standards of oral health and infrequent dental checks.The research project, ... [Published Cosmetic Dentistry Guide - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 3 reports

CEL-SCI Corporation (CVM): Significant Potential, but a Long Way from Results

/PRNewswire/ -- Across the globe, there are over 13 million new cancer cases each year. By 2030, it is estimated by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) that there will be approximately 21.4 million new cancer cases and 13.2 million ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 2 reports

WHO: air pollution linked to seven million deaths in 2012

The United Nation's health agency raised its previous estimates of deaths caused by air pollution in a report released on Tuesday. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) one in eight deaths was caused by toxic air in 2012."The risks from air ... [Published Deutsche Welle - Mar 25 2014]

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Historical Trends in Black Carbon Emissions from Surface Transportation (teragrams of black carbon per year). Source: Minjares et al. Click to enlarge. The World Bank has published a report, undertaken by a team from the International Council on ...
Findings Show Radiation Emissions from Wireless... [Published Project Censored - Apr 03 2014]
Two important new papers show mobile phone use as a cause of increased brain tumors. Any wireless phone, i.e. cell phone or cordless phone, emits radio-frequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMFs) when it is in use.  One paper shows that RF-EMF exposure ...
Hidden Dangers of Smart Meters [Published Project Censored - Apr 01 2014]
  The U.S. has seen a virtual media blackout on the radiation dangers of smart meters. In January 2014, James F. Tracy reported that the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer stated that, “radio-frequency (RF) electromagnetic ...
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NEW YORK, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Across the globe, there are over 13 million new cancer cases each year. By 2030, it is estimated by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) that there will be approximately 21.4 million new cancer ...
WHO links 7 million premature deaths annually t... [Published Green Car Congress - Mar 25 2014]
The World Health Organization now estimates that in 2012 around 7 million people died—one in eight (12.5%) of total global deaths—as a result of air pollution exposure. This new estimate more than doubles previous estimates and confirms that air pollution ...
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