July 8–12Washington Convention Center
2,600 global cancer warriors from the med, fed, and ed fields
•Mixed Messages: Cancer-prevention booklets distributed at the conference advised consumers to eat more vegetables, fruits, whole grains, and other cancer-fighting foodstuffs. At the event’s Relay For Life® tribute, buffet tables overflowed with fried fare and refined-sugar desserts.
•CO-Dependent No More? Bedfont’s new COmpact
•Altruism’s Not Dead Yet: Fundraising-workshop leader claimed that tax deductions have little influence over giving decisions, ranking No. 23 on a list of reasons why people donate.
•Dread Ed: From Texas-based Health Edco, whose slogan is “Bringing Health Education to Life”: Made of BIOLIKE 2