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Chemical Exposure Linked to Escalating Healthcare Costs [ + Videos ]
Health & Wellness  (tags: BPA, phthalates, laminate wood flooring, cancer risk )

- 595 days ago -
Researchers are now 99 percent certain that endocrine disrupting chemicals like BPA and phthalates can cause attention problems, diabetes, reproductive problems, and other health issues.
Stop Chimpanzee Smoking at Chinese Zoo! PLEASE TAKE ACTION!
Health & Wellness  (tags: chimpanzee, china zoo, cancer risk, animalcruelty )

- 809 days ago -
Jia Ku, a chimpanzee at Tianshan Wild Animal Zoo in China, smokes cigarettes for tourists' amusement, as shown in this video. Tourists laugh at the chimp and offer him cigarettes every time the old one burns down.
Drinking Over the Limit 'Raises Cancer Risk'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Drink, cancer risk, health, research, beer )

- 2421 days ago -
Drinking more than a pint of beer a day can substantially increase the risk of some cancers, research shows.
Breast, Ovary Removal Can Eliminate Cancer Risk for Some
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer risk, Women, health, Breast, ovary removal )

- 2636 days ago -
Women with a certain genetic predisposition to breast or ovarian cancer can dramatically reduce their risk of developing either by undergoing preventative surgeries, a study showed Tuesday.
Soy Industry Promotes Health Myths to Sell More Soy Products
Health & Wellness  (tags: Soy products, dark side, breast cancer, cancer risk )

- 3529 days ago -
"The soy industry consistently plays down the evidence that soy can promote breast cancer. It is even using Breast Cancer Awareness Month as an excuse to push its products on unsuspecting women."
Late Shift Work Is Linked to Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer risk, health )

- 3646 days ago -
It was once scientific heresy to suggest that smoking contributed to lung cancer. Now, another idea initially dismissed as nutty is gaining acceptance: the graveyard shift might increase your cancer risk.

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