California poised to enact historic flame retardant labeling law

A statement by Breast Cancer Fund Director of Program and Policy Janet Nudelman You have a right to know whether or not toxic flame retardants are in a couch you’re thinking about buying. And fortunately, people in the state of California may soon be equipped with that knowledge because of the passage of a bill in … Read more…

Scope Spotlight: Road less traveled (7/17/13)

Trekkers and climbers, including two oncologists, attract some well-deserved media attention for their participation in the Breast Cancer Fund’s Sacred Treks global mountaineering expedition.

California says BPA is toxic, France warns pregnant women

Two strikes against BPA this week: California’s Prop 65 and French report advising pregnant women to avoid exposure to the chemical.

Will the War on Cancer Evolve to Take on Environmental Risks? (Huffington Post, 5/6/2010)

After 40 years of war on cancer, this year more than half a million Americans are expected to die from cancer – about 1,500 a day – and nearly 1.5 million new cases will be diagnosed.