Toxicology

Parabens: 99% of Breast Cancer Tissue Contained This Everyday Chemical

3 days ago   |   By Mercola

By Dr. Mercola
New research examining parabens found in cancerous human breast tissue points the finger at antiperspirants and other cosmetics for increasing your risk of breast cancer i .
The research, which is also reviewed in an editorial published in the Journal of Applied Toxicology , looked at where breast tumors were appearing, and determined that higher concentrations of parabens were found in the upper quadrants of the breast and axillary area, where antiperspirants are usually applied ii .
Parabens are chemicals that serve as preservatives in antiperspirants and many cosmetics...
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