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September is Childhood Cancer Awareness month

Are you ready to go GOLD for childhood cancer?? Children are fighting cancer every day. We ask you to PLEASE be aware and show your support for them every day but especially during the month of September! Yes— Childhood Cancer Awareness month is September and the color is GOLD! Let’s see how many of us can rally for support and awareness next month! Tag us on our Facebook page: Adam Faulk Tanksley Foundation with your GOLD! 

Autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and learning disabilities are on the rise. Girls are getting their periods earlier (called precocious puberty), boys are growing into young men with lower sperm counts. Obesity is reaching epidemic levels. Breast Cancer in children is increasing making the breast cancer treatment more popular among the young ones. Fertility issues in couples is all too common. What can explain these worldwide issues? How much does our environment play a role? Are environmental endocrine disturbers disturbing the natural processes of hormone changes and cell growth, in particular during puberty, a high endocrine growth period?


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