START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons

10 Ways to Cancer-Proof Your Barbecue

Summer is here. With it come vacations, lush gardens, and barbecues with friends and family. Unfortunately, barbecued food has been linked to an increased risk of cancer.  But you can have your barbec…

122 comments

9 Ways to Cancer-Proof Your Next Barbecue

There is a link between barbecued foods and an increased risk of cancer. Basically, when foods like meat or oils are heated over high temperatures or come in contact with flames, certain compounds can…

86 comments

meet our writers

Joe Baker, Care2

Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

people are talking

Wow. Super useful.

Ban them completly!!

There is a lot of wisdom here

I don't eat bacon. Bacon comes from an animal. This animal is called a pig. A living being who sh…

And... try to avoid toads around pets, cats or dogs. If they lick a toad they foam at the mouth and …