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.