Health Services

Links About Cancer


Cancer Information

http://www.aicr.org/ - American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR)

http://www.aicr.org/site/News2?abbr=pr_&page=NewsArticle&id=12968 - AICR Prevention Guidelines

http://apps.nccd.cdc.gov/dcpcglobalatlas/default.aspx - Global Cancer Atlas Online

http://www.cancer.org/docroot/PED/ped_1_1.asp - American Cancer Society on Environmental Carcinogens

http://www.cancer.org/docroot/home/index.asp - American Cancer Society

http://www.cancer.gov/ – Comprehensive Cancer Information – National Cancer Information

http://envirocancer.cornell.edu/ – Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors

http://www.health.state.ny.us/nysdoh/cancer/center/cancerhome.htm- NYS Department of Health/Cancer.

http://www.who.int/cancer/prevention/en/ - World Health Organization on Cancer Prevention

Environmental

http://www.ewg.org/ - Environmental Working Group

http://www.grassrootsinfo.org/ - Grassroots Environmental Education

http://www.healthandenvironment.org/- Collaborative On Health and the Environment

http://www.niehs.nih.gov/- National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

http://www.thegreenguide.com/- Tips and Information on Going Green

http://www.treehugger.com/gogreen.php - Extensive guide on How To Go Green


Health

http://www.bcerc.org/index.htm - The Breast Cancer and Environment Research Centers

http://www.cspinet.org/ - Center For Science In The Public Interest

http://www.ehhi.org/ - Environment and Human Health Inc.

http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/nutritionsource/ - Harvard School of Public Health Nutrition Source

http://www.meatlessmonday.com/ - Meatless Monday Campaign

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/menshealth.html - Information for Men’s Health

http://www.silentspring.org/ - Non-profit scientific research organization dedicated to identifying the links between the environment and women's health, especially breast cancer

http://www.womenshealthandenvironment.org/- Explains ways that our health can be affected by environmental contaminants and offers ideas of how to make changes around your home and in your community so we can live in a healthier world.

http://www.health.gov/default.asp - Offers dietary and physical activity guidelines as well as other important health information.


Tobacco

www.breathfreely.org - The L.I. Tobacco Action Coalition

www.cdc.gov/tobacco - Tobacco Control

www.nysmokefree.com- NYS quitline. Cessation and counseling services and medications

www.smokefreehousingny.org - to help tenants, condo owners and landlords develop smokefree housing.

http://www.suffolkcountyny.gov/upload/healthservices/didyouknow-tobaccouseyou.pdf- Facts about Tobacco Usage

www.tobaccofreekids.org – Tobacco Information, not just for kids.


Sun Safety

www.ccmac.org - Long Island Based-Colette Coyne Melanoma Awareness Campaign - youth/community education

http://www.epa.gov/sunwise/ - an environmental and health education program that aims to teach the public how to protect themselves from overexposure to the sun

http://www.nationalmelanomaalliance.org/ - National Awareness of Prevention and Early Detection of Melanoma

www.sunsafetyalliance.org - Sun Safety Information

http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/skin/ - Information about the Prevention of Skin Cancer


Kids

http://www.cehn.org/ - Children’s Environmental Health Network

http://www.checnet.org/- Children’s Health Environmental Coalition

http://www.childenvironment.org/- Center for Children’s Health and the Environment, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

http://www.healthyschools.org/ - Healthy schools network Inc.