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Hair Dyes and Straighteners May Increase Breast Cancer Risk

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Scientists at the National Institutes of Health found that women who use permanent hair dye and chemical hair straighteners have a higher risk of developing breast cancer than women who don’t use these products. The study published online Dec. 4 in the International Journal of Cancer and suggests that breast cancer risk increased with more frequent use of these chemical…

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Toxic Foods – Our Daily Poison

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Americans spend about 90% of our food budget on processed foods, according to the USDA, and nearly 60% is ultra-processed. These foods contain mostly oils/fats, flour, salt and sugar – empty calories devoid of nutrients – plus many toxic artificial ingredients, chemicals, and GMOs. In addition to highly processed foods, meat and dairy labels don’t list all the toxic substances…

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Chemotherapy may spread cancer, warn scientists

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Chemotherapy could allow cancer to spread, and trigger more aggressive tumors, a new study suggests. Researchers in the US studied the impact of drugs on patients with breast cancer and found medication increases the chance of cancer cells migrating to other parts of the body, where they are almost always lethal. The study was published in the journal Science Translational…

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