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2015-03-20 20:20:41

The Joint Glyphosate Task Force (JGTF) notes the recent misclassification of glyphosate by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) as a Group 2A probable carcinogen. RALEIGH,

2015-03-20 16:23:42

The Glyphosate Task Force does not accept the recent classification of glyphosate by the International Agency for Research on Cancer as a Group 2A carcinogen.

2015-03-20 16:21:29

WASHINGTON, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A national public health and environmental group, Beyond Pesticides, is calling on the U.S.

2015-02-17 23:12:08

Talcum Powder attorneys for the Onder Law Firm offer new and expanded ovarian cancer warning information, based on the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer.

WHO Declares Air Pollution Carcinogenic
2013-10-17 15:41:51

In a statement released Thursday, the WHO’s said there was “sufficient evidence” to believe that exposure to air pollution causes lung cancer.

2011-05-31 13:31:00

WASHINGTON, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Here is a quote to attribute to John Walls, vice president, public affairs for CTIA-The Wireless Association: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100629/DC28223LOGO-a) "Today, an International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) working group in Lyon, France categorized radiofrequency fields from cell phones as 'possibly' carcinogenic based on 'limited evidence.' IARC conducts numerous reviews and in the past has given the same...

2010-07-15 15:05:27

A new report from the American Cancer Society and other world-leading health groups identifies gaps in research for 20 suspected carcinogens whose potential to cause cancer is as yet unresolved.

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2010-06-02 06:25:00

The United Nations' cancer research agency said on Tuesday that cancer will kill over 13 million people a year by 2030, almost double the number who died from the disease in 2008.

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2009-07-29 10:45:00

The World Health Organization’s cancer research agency announced Wednesday that tanning beds and other forms of ultraviolet radiation now rank alongside cigarettes and asbestos as a top-level cancer threat.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.