State of the Evidence 2010
The Connection Between Breast Cancer and the Environment
Sixth edition 2010, by Janet Gray, Ph.D. With an all-new advocacy section, From Science to Action, by Janet Nudelman M.A. and Connie Engel, Ph.D.
The Breast Cancer Fund's landmark report summarizes and evaluates the scientific evidence linking exposures to chemicals and radiation in our everyday environments to increased breast cancer risk. It also links the science to actions we can take to reduce the risk.
Here are just a few ways you can explore and connect with this important report:
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State of the Evidence 2010 Table of Contents
A quick look at what's in the sixth edition, with links to content on our site and in the document.Learn More
New Report Catalogues Chemical and Radiation Links to Breast Cancer
Press release, Oct. 1, 2010Learn More
Learn about the science behind breast cancer and the environment and walk away with tips for a healthier home and healthier world.Learn More
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We hope this report, chronicling the chemical and radiation links to breast cancer, provides the science and solutions you need to protect yourself and future generations.
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- Gray J, Evans N, Taylor B, Rizzo J, Walker M (2009). State of the Evidence, The Connection Between Breast Cancer and the Environment. Int J Occup Environ Health 15:43-78.
- Nudelman J, Taylor B, Evans N, Rizzo J, Gray J, Engel C, Walker M. (2009). Policy and Research Recommendations Emerging from the Scientific Evidence Connecting Environmental Factors and Breast Cancer. Int J Occup Environ Health 15:79-101.