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Endocrine Disruptors

Over the past twenty years, the issue of certain chemical products – so called ‘endocrine disruptors’ – having a negative effect on hormonal activity in the endocrine system at doses previously considered safe has gained increasing attention in the public debate. These chemical substances with their hormonal effects have the potential to cause not just …

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Make The Connection

In October last year I attended an exhibition of art work by Diana Ward entitled “time to make the connection” (i.e. between breast cancer and the environment). This was organised by From Pink to Prevention, which is run jointly by Helen Lynn (formally from the Women’s Environmental Network) and Deborah Burton (from Tipping Point) and …

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Women, Work and Cancer

European Trade Union Institute Conference Women Work and Cancer held on 4/5 December at ETUI Headquarters in Brussels – a Report by Moira Adams. With many thanks to the Hazards Campaign who gave me one of their funded places, I was able to attend this conference in Brussels.  The two-day conference covered many aspects of …

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