HBCAC is proud to announce the debut of our short documentary "Empowering Our Youth:
This year’s champions are taking the lead on primary prevention, envisioning a world without cancer.
Road Map for Prevention mission statement
Road Map for Prevention is a part of Huntington Breast Cancer Action Coalition’s environmental education program providing stream of current health information to cancer survivors and their families, promoting a dialogue among communities to help reduce toxic exposures while encouraging a new generation of health professionals. The Road Map for Prevention provides evidence based knowledge to diverse population regarding risk factors of disease and how to optimize health.
INCLUDES: Toxic Triggers Chart, Look Before You L.E.A.P Educational Materials, I Am Fed Naturally, Organic Lawn Flag Program, Students and Scientists Environmental Research Scholarship Program; and Survey Mapping Publication
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences produces a monthly newsletter
that highlights environmental influences that effect our health.
Please take some time to view their monthly publication through their website
|Karen Joy Miller Weights In- Lautenberg to push bill to regulate chemicals|
The Missing Component. Political will. As public health advocates and environmental organizations join together to share stories, common threads and themes of toxic exposures emerge. We've become partners in the real world. Yet our experiences fall on deaf ears. The political will is missing to change the laws that would protect our health. There should be less talk and stronger regulations put into place.
~Karen Joy Miller
Lautenberg to push bill to regulate chemicals
By Sandy Bauers, Inquirer Staff Writer
Posted: April 10, 2013
Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D., N.J.), plans Wednesday to introduce what he hopes will be signature legislation for his final term in office - a bill aimed at ensuring the safety of the many chemicals that Americans come in contact with every day. read more..