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“Scented candles or burnt marshmallows — which one can cause cancer? The answer might surprise you.” The Boston Globe, April 7, 2022

“On World Cancer Day, School of Public Health Hosts Panel on Prevention” The Harvard Crimson, February 5, 2021

“Drop in cancer deaths lifts U.S. life expectancy” The Harvard Gazette, February 21, 2020

“Cancer Symposium Looks at New Diagnostics for Early Detection” Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health News, February 12, 2020

“The cancer miracle isn’t a cure. It’s prevention.” Magazine of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Fall 2019

“A gathering to battle cancer.” The Harvard Gazette, February 5, 2019

Cancer Prevention News

“American Cancer Society Recommendations for the Early Detection of Breast Cancer” American Cancer Society, March 5, 2020

“New blood test can detect wide range of cancers” The Harvard Gazaette, March 31, 2020

“Cancer Death Rate in U.S. Sees Sharpest One-Year Drop” The New York Times, January 8, 2020

“Cancer Research: Scientists seek clues to how disease ‘is born’.” BBC News, October 21, 2019

“The 10 commandments of cancer prevention.” Harvard Health Publishing, October 1, 2019

“Vigorous exercise could help prevent prostate cancer, Harvard study finds.” The Boston Globe, November 12, 2018

“Massachusetts ties for second in cancer prevention policies.” MassLive, August 28, 2018

“Seeking a culprit behind rise in colorectal cancer among younger adults.” The Harvard Gazette, August 3, 2018

“High fruit and vegetable consumption may reduce risk of breast cancer, especially aggressive tumors.” Harvard Chan School news, July 19, 2018

“Cancer prevention strategies save lives. Let’s put them to work.” Harvard Chan School news, March 20, 2017

“Scientists have determined how we can prevent half of all cancer deaths.” Harvard Chan School news, May 19, 2016

“Most Cancers Not Just ‘Bad Luck’.” Harvard Chan School news, January 26, 2015