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    • Reducing Potential Cancer Risks from Drinking Water, PART II: Home Water Treatment Options, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 7b 

      Schwartz, John J.; Lemley, Ann T. (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      This fact sheet provides information on the different types of home water treatment options that can be used to remove potentially harmful contaminants, including known or suspected carcinogens, from drinking water. The ...
    • Childhood Life Events and the Risk of Breast Cancer Fact Sheet No. 8 

      Napieralski, Julie A.; Devine, Carol (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      Researchers are asking whether women and young girls may be able to reduce breast cancer risk by early adoption of healthful behaviors, such as eating plenty of fruits, vegetables, whole grains and beans, and getting regular ...
    • Reducing Potential Cancer Risks from Drinking Water, PART I: Contaminant Sources and Drinking Water Standards, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 7a 

      Schwartz, John J.; Lemley, Ann T. (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      This fact sheet provides a brief background on the United States Environmental Protection Agency's drinking water standards, sources of contaminants, and cancer risks associated with exposure to certain drinking water ...
    • Pesticides and Breast Cancer Risk, An Evaluation of Chlordane, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 11 

      Gandhi, Renu; Snedeker, Suzanne M. (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      This fact sheet describes the scientific evidence of whether the persistent pesticide chlordane affects the risk of breast cancer and other cancers. This includes information on the history of chlordane's use and current ...
    • Estrogen and Breast Cancer: What Factors Might Affect a Woman's Exposure to Estrogen, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 10 

      Clark, Rachel Ann; Snedeker, Suzanne; Devine, Carol (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      This fact sheet discusses sources of exposure to the hormone estrogen, including how diet, body weight, alcohol consumption, and hormone therapy affect exposure, as well as exposure from plant estrogens in the diet and ...
    • Pesticides and Breast Cancer Risk, An Evaluation of Simazine, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 16 

      Snedeker, Suzanne M. (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      This fact sheet describes the scientific evidence of whether the herbicide simazine affects the risk of breast cancer and other cancers. This includes information on its past use in agriculture, how federal agencies regulate ...
    • Critical Evaluation of 2,4-D's Breast Cancer Risk 

      Gandhi, Renu; Wandji, Serge-Alain; Snedeker, Suzanne (Cornell University Program Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-05)
    • Critical Evaluation of Lindane's Breast Cancer Risk 

      Gandhi, Renu; Wandji, Serge-Alain; Snedeker, Suzanne (Cornell University Program Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-05)
    • Simazine and Breast Cancer Risk Bibliography 

      Snedeker, Suzanne M.; Singhsomroje, Wisit (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-05)
      Bibliography on the breast cancer risk of the herbicide simazine. Includes references on chemical and trade names, transformation products and metabolites, history of use and usage, regulatory status, human and experimental ...
    • Critical Evaluation of Chlordane's Breast Cancer Risk 

      Wandji, Serge-Alain; Gandhi, Renu; Snedeker, Suzanne (Cornell University Program Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-10)
    • Critical Evaluation of Cyanazine's Breast Cancer Risk 

      Snedeker, Suzanne M.; Clark, Heather (Cornell University Program Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-10)
    • Critical Evaluation of Simazine's Breast Cancer Risk 

      Snedeker, Suzanne; Clark, Heather (Cornell University Program Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-10)
    • Critical Evaluation of Heptachlor and Heptachlor Epoxide's Breast Cancer Risk 

      Wandji, Serge-Alain; Gandhi, Renu; Snedeker, Suzanne (Cornell University Program Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-10)
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 4, No. 1, Winter 1999 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1999)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Food Quality Protection Act Kids First; Food Quality Protection Act Pesticide Tolerance Reassessment; New York State College of Agriculture ...
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 4, No. 4, Late Fall 1999 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1999)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Hereditary Breast Cancer; Cancer Genetics Services in New York State; New York Breast Cancer Study (on inherited breast and ovarian ...
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 4, No. 2, Spring 1999 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1999)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Prostate Cancer Rates and Risk Factors; US Too, International, Inc.; Research Commentary on Mammographic Densities and Breast Cancer Risk
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 4, No. 2, Spring 1999 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1999)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Prostate Cancer Rates and Risk Factors; US Too, International, Inc.; Research Commentary on Mammographic Densities and Breast Cancer Risk
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 4, No. 3, Early Fall 1999 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1999)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. The Immune System, Environment and Cancer; Immune System and Breast Cancer; Feature on Dr. Sandra Steingraber, Visiting Asst. Professor; ...
    • Pesticides and Breast Cancer Risk, An Evaluation of Dichlorvos, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 20 

      Gandhi, Renu; Snedeker, Suzanne M. (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1999-01)
      This fact sheet describes the scientific evidence of whether the organophosphate insecticide dichlorvos affects the risk of breast cancer and other cancers. This includes information on its use in agriculture and in the ...
    • Safe Use and Storage of Hazardous Household Pesticides, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 22 

      DiTella, Katrie; Lemley, Ann T. (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1999-02)
      This fact sheet provides guidance on how to safely use and store hazardous household products. It tells how you can be exposed to household chemicals, and provides suggestions on ways to minimizing risk through your buying ...