Op-Eds

Medium (co-authored Op-ed): 3M and the PFAS Link to Breast Cancer (October 30, 2019) 

The San Francisco Chronicle (Op-ed): Pink-Ribbon Culture is Gaslighting Women (October 23, 2019)

Medium (Op-ed): Lymphedema: What You Need to Know (July 10, 2019) 

Common Dreams (Op-ed): Put the Brakes on Breast Cancer (October 25, 2018) 

San Francisco Chronicle (Op-ed)At-home Breast Cancer Test Nothing to Celebrate (March 15, 2018)

Cancer Health Opinions (Op-ed): Right To Try Is False Hope (March 12, 2018)

EcoWatch (Op-ed): Stop Irrigating Your Produce With Oil Wastewater (October 25, 2016)

Women’s Media Center (Op-ed): Think Pink? Think Again. (October 18, 2016)

EcoWatch (Op-ed): Chemical Safety Reform Bill Headed to Obama’s Desk Lets Down Women With and at Risk of Breast Cancer (June 6, 2016)

The Washington Post (Op-ed): Breast cancer walks are a terrible way to fight breast cancer May 4, 2016

Bitch Magazine (Member Op-ed): I Used To Walk for the Cure. Now I Work for Environmental Justice (April 19, 2016)

EcoWatch (Op-ed): Cancer Prevention Needs Attention Too: What if We Weren’t Exposed to 80,000 Toxic Chemicals Every Day? (February 1, 2016)

The New York Times (Letter to the Editor): The New Mammogram Guidelines (November 6, 2015)

The Huffington Post (Op-ed): Why the American Cancer Society Must Take a Stronger Stand on Cancer Prevention (November 3, 2015)

Truthout (member Op-ed): American Cancer Society, Stop Giving Carcinogenic Cosmetics to Women With Cancer (October 29, 2015)

EcoWatch (Op-ed): Stop Giving Cancer Patients Toxic Cosmetics to ‘Look Good, Feel Better’ (October 19, 2015)

The Guardian (Op-ed): Why are makeup companies able to give breast cancer patients toxic products? (October 17, 2015)

Dallas Morning News (Op-ed): “In breast cancer fight, think twice before thinking pink” (October 2, 2015)

The Huffington Post (Op-ed): Speeding Ineffective and Unsafe Treatments to Market in the Name of Patients? Not So Fast (July 13, 2015)

EcoWatch (Op-ed): How the TPP Trade Deal Could Increase Risk of Dying of Breast Cancer (May 14, 2015)

The Washington Post (Op-ed)Stop routine breast-cancer screenings. Science has shown they don’t save lives. (May 5, 2015)

The Guardian (Op-ed): The NFL’s breast cancer scam sells bunk science to profit off pink clothes (October 5, 2014)

The Huffington Post (Op-ed): On Mastectomies, Pink Ribbon Culture, and Women’s Choices (July 31, 2014)

The Guardian (Op-ed): Breast cancer mammograms: overrated – and over-diagnosing women (April 28, 2014)

The Huffington Post (Op-ed): Genetic Testing Should Adhere to Medical, Not Business, Ethics: FDA’s Regulation of 23andMe Is a Welcome Move for Consumers (December 1, 2013)

The Huffington Post (Op-ed): The Chemical Safety Improvement Act Falls Short: Open Letter to Congress (November 12, 2013)

The Huffington Post (Op-ed): Updating the Toxic Substance Control Act and Haley’s Ribbon: Looping Back to Breast Cancer Prevention (November 8, 2013)

The Huffington Post (Op-ed): Bottle Tops and Breast Cancer: Pushing Mammograms With Every Prescription (October 30, 2013)

The Huffington Post (Op-ed): We Can’t Waste Another October: End Pinkwashing and Stop Cancer Before It Starts (October 24, 2013)

San Francisco Chronicle (Letter to the Editor): “Fracking, breast cancer”  (August 31, 2013)

Huffington Post (Op-ed): 40 Years Later, Relearning That Sometimes Less Is More in Breast Cancer (August 16, 2013)

The Huffington Post (Op-ed): Climate Action Plan, EPA and Breast Cancer: We Won’t Trade Our Health for Reduced Carbon Emissions (July 29, 2013)

Los Angeles Times (Op-ed)Who should own DNA? All of us (April 12, 2013)