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Preventing Cancer
Prevent Cancer Foundation: www.preventcancer.org or 1-800-227-2732

American Cancer Society’s cancer prevention webpage: www.cancer.org/docroot/PED/ped_1.asp?sitearea=mh&level=1

NCI’s cancer prevention webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/prevention-genetics-causes/prevention


A Difficult Choice
Breast cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4213.aspx

NCI’s breast cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/breast

Susan G. Komen for the Cure: www.komen.org or 1-877-GOKOMEN (1-877-465-6636)

NCI’s preventative mastectomy webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Therapy/preventive-mastectomy

René Syler website: www.goodenoughmother.com


Preventing Genetic Glitches
“Long-Term Epigenetic Therapy With Oral Zebularine Has Minimal Side Effects and Prevents Intestinal Tumors in Mice,” Cancer Prevention Research; Vol. 1, No. 4; September 2008. Available at cancerpreventionresearch.aacrjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Cancer Prevention: Epigenetics steps up to the plate,” Cancer Prevention Research; Vol. 1, No. 4; September 2008. Available at cancerpreventionresearch.aacrjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov


Lessons in Prevention
“Preventive Oncology—Lessons from preventive cardiology,” Lancet; Vol. 363, No. 9414; March 27, 2004. Available at www.thelancet.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Keynote Comment: Chemoprevention of cancer—time to catch up with the cardiologists,” Lancet Oncology; Vol. 7, No. 2; February 2006. Available at www.thelancet.com/journals/lanonc or www.pubmed.gov

“Are Americans Ready for Cancer Prevention in a Pill?” Community Oncology; Vol. 2, No. 4; July/August, 2005. Available at www.communityoncology.net


An Ounce of Prevention …
“A Prospective Study of Age-Specific Physical Activity and Premenopausal Breast Cancer,” Journal of the National Cancer Institute; Vol. 100, No. 10; May 21, 2008. Available at jnci.oxfordjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Adult Weight Change and Risk of Postmenopausal Breast Cancer,” Journal of the American Medical Association; Vol. 296, No. 2; July 12, 2006. Available at www.jama.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Physical Activity and Risk of Colon and Rectal Cancers: The European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition,” Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention; Vol. 15, No. 12; December 2006. Available at cebp.aacrjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Changes in Body Weight and the Risk of Breast Cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutation Carriers,” Breast Cancer Research; Vol. 7 No. 5; Aug. 19, 2005. Available at breast-cancer-research.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Diet and Physical Activity in Lung Cancer Risk Prediction for Current, Former and Never Smokers,” poster presentation from the Sixth AACR International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research. Available at www.aacrmeetingabstracts.org

Nurses’ Health Study: www.channing.harvard.edu/nhs

World Cancer Research Fund International: www.wcrf.org or +44-20-73434200

“Just the Facts … Smoking & Tobacco Use,” M. D. Anderson Cancer Center: www.mdanderson.org/pdf/pued_smoking.pdf (Adobe Acrobat Reader required)

Breast cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4213.aspx

NCI’s breast cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/breast

Colorectal cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4242.aspx

NCI’s colon and rectal cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/colon-and-rectal

Lung cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4244.aspx

NCI’s lung cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/lung


Finding Solutions for Screening
“Identification of Pancreatic Cancer Stem Cells,” Cancer Research; Vol. 67, No. 3; Feb. 1, 2007. Available at cancerres.aacrjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Colorectal Cancer Test Use From the 2005 National Health Interview Survey,” Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention; Vol. 17, No. 7; July 2008. Available at cebp.aacrjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Combining a Symptoms Index with CA 125 to Improve Detection of Ovarian Cancer,” Cancer; Vol. 113, No. 3; Aug. 1, 2008. Available at www3.interscience.wiley.com/journal/28741/home or www.pubmed.gov

Sol Goldman Pancreatic Cancer Research Center at Johns Hopkins University: pathology.jhu.edu/pancreas/PartNFPTR.php

NCI’s human papillomaviruses and cancer fact sheet: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/risk/HPV

Cervical cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4261.aspx

NCI’s cervical cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/cervical

Colorectal cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4242.aspx

NCI’s colon and rectal cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/colon-and-rectal

American Cancer Society’s Colon Cancer Screening Guidelines: www.cancer.org/docroot/CRI/content/CRI_2_8_Should_I_Be_Tested_for_Colon_and_Rectum_Cancer.asp?sitearea=

C3: Colorectal Cancer Coalition: www.fightcolorectalcancer.org
or 1-202-244-2906

Ovarian cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4233.aspx

NCI’s ovarian cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/ovarian

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance: www.ovariancancer.org or
1-866-399-6262

Pancreatic cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4270.aspx

NCI’s pancreatic cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/pancreatic

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network: www.pancan.org
or 1-877-272-6226

Ohio State University Center for Population Health and Health Disparities: www.osuccc.osu.edu/cphhd

CDC’s National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program: www.cdc.gov/cancer/NBCCEDP

Society of Gynecologic Oncologists: www.sgo.org

American Cancer Society: www.cancer.org or 1-800-228-2345

“Recognizing the Signs of a Silent Killer,” CR magazine, Fall 2007. Available at www.crmagazine.org/archive/Fall2007/Pages/RecognizingtheSignsofaSilentKiller.aspx

“Reality Check,” CR magazine, Spring 2007. Available at www.crmagazine.org/Archive/Spring2007/Pages/RealityCheck.aspx


Dousing the Flames of Cancer
“De Novo Carcinogenesis Promoted by Chronic Inflammation is B Lymphocyte Dependent,” Cancer Cell; Vol. 7, No. 5; May 2005. Available at www.cancercell.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Paradoxical Roles of the Immune System During Cancer Development,” Nature Reviews Cancer; Vol. 6, No. 1; January 2006. Available at www.nature.com/nrc or www.pubmed.gov

“Aspirin Use and Potential Mechanisms for Colorectal Cancer Prevention,” Journal of Clinical Investigation; Vol. 100, No. 6; September 1997. Available at www.jci.org or www.pubmed.gov

“NSAIDs and Cancer Prevention: Targets downstream of COX-2,” Annual Review of Medicine; Vol. 58; February 2007. Available at arjournals.annualreviews.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Pro-Inflammatory Prostaglandins and Progression of Colorectal Cancer,” Cancer Letter; Vol. 267, No. 2; Aug. 28, 2008. Available at www.elsevier.com/locate/canlet or www.pubmed.gov

“Curcumin as ‘Curecumin’: From kitchen to clinic,” Biochemical Pharmacology; Vol. 75, No. 4; Feb. 15, 2008. Available at elsevier.com/locate/bichempharm or www.pubmed.gov

“Curcumin Inhibits Proliferation, Invasion, Angiogenesis and Metastasis of Different Cancers Through Interaction with Multiple Cell Signaling Proteins,” Cancer Letter; Vol. 269, No. 2; Oct. 8, 2008. Available at www.elsevier.com/locate/canlet or www.pubmed.gov

“Curcumin and Cancer: An ‘old-age’ disease with an ‘age-old’ solution,” Cancer Letter; Vol. 267, No. 1; Aug. 18, 2008. Available at www.elsevier.com/locate/canlet or www.pubmed.gov

“Annurca Apple Polyphenols Have Potent Demethylating Activity and Can Reactivate Silenced Tumor Suppressor Genes in Colorectal Cancer Cells,” Journal of Nutrition; Vol. 137, No. 12; December 2007. Available at jn.nutrition.org or www.pubmed.gov

“IKKß Couples Hepatocyte Death to Cytokine-Driven Compensatory Proliferation that Promotes Chemical Hepatocarcinogenesis,” Cell; Vol. 121, No. 7; July 1, 2005. Available at www.cell.com or www.pubmed.gov

“IKKß Links Inflammation and Tumorigenesis in a Mouse Model of Colitis-Associated Cancer,” Cell; Vol. 118, No. 3; Aug. 6, 2004. Available at www.cell.com or www.pubmed.gov

Cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4759.aspx