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Parabens Breast Cancer

The Good, the Bad and the Beautiful

Deborah Burnes | Posted 04.09.2012 | Healthy Living
Deborah Burnes

Consumers are becoming increasingly aware of and concerned with toxic chemicals in personal care products. However, we don't only need to know what to avoid but also what to look for in order to get the best results for skin.

Study Finds Parabens in Cosmetics Linked to Breast Cancer

Dr. Nalini Chilkov | Posted 03.27.2012 | Health News
Dr. Nalini Chilkov

Researchers from the University of Reading in the UK found that virtually all -- 99 percent -- of the tissue samples collected from women participating in the study contained at least one paraben, and 60 percent of the samples contained no less than five parabens.

Breast Cancer Study Finds Parabens in Virtually All Tumors

Organic Authority.com | Posted 03.25.2012 | Healthy Living
Organic Authority.com

A comprehensive study published in the January 2012 issue of the Journal of Applied Technology shows more evidence of a correlation between parabens and incidences of breast cancer.

Parabens and Breast Cancer: A New Study Brings More Questions Than Answers

Susan M. Love | Posted 03.25.2012 | Healthy Living
Susan M. Love

To get breast cancer, you need to have mutated cells as well as a local tissue environment that is egging them on. It is certainly possible that parabens can contribute to this environment. However, this study only tells us that they are ubiquitous in the cancerous breast. That does not mean that they are the cause of cancer.