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Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer Infographic

& TALCUM POWDER OVARIAN CANCER For more than 40 years there have been suspicions in the medical industry that the use of TALCUM POWDER is related to the TALER DEVELOPMENT OF OVARIAN CANCER in the reproductive system. BABY OTHER POWDER COSMETICS FACE/BODY EYE POWDER SHADOW TIMELINE 1971 % OF OVARIAN TUMORS THAT CONTAINED TALC The first study examining the link between talc and ovarian cancer 25% NO dates back to 1971. It was at this time researchers found talc in ovarian tumors. Researchers determined 75% of all ovarian tumors contained talc and determined that if talc body powder is applied to the genitals, it could migrate through the body. 75% YES 1982 A study published in the journal, Cancer in August of 1982 showed women who used sanitary napkins with talcum powder were three times more likely to develop ovarian cancer as those who did not. 2013 In June 2013 the journal, Cancer Prevention Research published a study that showed women who used talcum powder in the groin area had a 20 - 30 percent increased risk of developing ovarian cancer than those who 20% - 30% increased risk did not. SIGNS ABDOMINAL SWELLING FATIGUE UPSET STOMACH MENSTRUAL CHANGES CONSTIPATION A DrugDangers SySEEGERWEISS.P BROUGHT TO YOU BY COMPLEX LITIGATIONI SIMPLE JUSTICE www.nytimes.com/1982/08/12/business/talcum-company-calls-study-on-cancer-link-inconclusive.html cancerpreventionresearch.aacrjournals.org/content/early/2013/06/12/1940-6207.CAPR-13-0037.abstract Henderson WJ, Joslin CA, Turnbull AC, Griffiths K. Talc and carcinoma of the ovary and cervix. JObstet Gynaecol Br Commonw. 1971;78:266-272. Copyright 2014 DrugDangers.com Do

Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer Infographic

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Through the course of the last four decades, medical professionals and users of talcum powder have expressed concern over the potential danger related to talcum powder’s use.

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