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Breast Cancer and Environmental Exposure

May 16, 2014 - 11:11 am

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Metastatic breast cancer cells in a lymph node. Photo by PBS.

Are there significant environmental exposures causing breast cancer? If so, what are they? Relative to other risk factors how important are environmental exposures in causing breast cancer? What can we do to lower the risk of environmental exposures linked to breast cancer? Join your host Dr. Thad Woodard and his guests as they address these questions and discuss what is known about factors linked to breast cancer.

HOST: Dr. Thad Woodard 

GUESTS: 

  • Connie Engel, PhD Science and Education Manager for the Breast Cancer Fund
  • Janet Ackerman, staff scientist for the Silent Spring Institute.

LINKS:

LIVE BROADCAST: Monday, May 19, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. AKDT

REPEAT BROADCAST:  Monday, May 19, 2014 at 9:00 p.m. AKDT

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