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“Cancer Rate Falls” (2009)

Cancer Rates Continue to Fall in the U.S. December 2009 Cancer diagnosis and deaths continued to decline in the US according to the latest available data States a recent report from the National Cancer Institute. New diagnosis for all types of cancers has fallen on average about 1% each year between 1999 and 2006. This …

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“Bogus Study Tricks Media” (2009)

Bogus Study Tricks Media and Frightens Consumers July 2009 In recent decades periodic, unverified reports of a worldwide decline in sperm count/quality and increases in testicular cancer have been blamed on ingredients found in plastics, cosmetics and children’s toys. A 2005 study performed by Dr. Shanna Swan loudly proclaimed that hormone disrupting ingredients in plastics, …

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“Newest Data on Parabens” (2010)

Newest Data on Parabens Suggest No Adverse Hormonal Effect on the Body January 2010 A new study performed at the request of the EU Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) show that parabens are only partially absorbed after dermal exposure and also strongly suggests they are fully metabolize before they can enter the bloodstream. The …

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