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Does Johnson’s Baby Powder Cause Cancer? Woman Awarded $110.5 Million In Baby Powder Lawsuit

A 62-year-old Virginia woman is now $ 110.5 million richer, after a St. Louis jury ruled in her favor, supporting her claim that Johnson & Johnson baby powder caused her to get ovarian cancer. On Thursday night, Wise, Virginia resident Lois Slemp received the highest award in a series of baby powder lawsuits alleging that the products could cause cancer. ...

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Vaping Vs Smoking: E-Cigarettes Are Safe, Don’t Cause Cancer, New Study Reveals

E-cigarette use is rising in popularity as more smokers now prefer to vape instead of smoking tobacco. There have been concerns over the use of e-cigarettes as previous studies revealed that excessive exposure to the vapor would damage DNA and cause cancer. Now, a new study emerges to refute the claim. In 2015, University of California, San Diego researchers, along ...

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Vaping Vs Smoking: E-Cigarettes Are Safe, Don’t Cause Cancer, New Study Reveals

E-cigarette use is rising in popularity as more smokers now prefer to vape instead of smoking tobacco. There have been concerns over the use of e-cigarettes as previous studies revealed that excessive exposure to the vapor would damage DNA and cause cancer. Now, a new study emerges to refute the claim. In 2015, University of California, San Diego researchers, along ...

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Vaping Vs Smoking: E-Cigarettes Are Safe, Don’t Cause Cancer, New Study Reveals

E-cigarette use is rising in popularity as more smokers now prefer to vape instead of smoking tobacco. There have been concerns over the use of e-cigarettes as previous studies revealed that excessive exposure to the vapor would damage DNA and cause cancer. Now, a new study emerges to refute the claim. In 2015, University of California, San Diego researchers, along ...

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Do Cell Phones Cause Brain Tumors? Italian Court Ruling Suggests That They Might

The belief that using cellular phones causes brain tumors is almost as old as mobile phones themselves. Studies on the matter tend to vary, with some claiming that excessive cell phone use may be linked to brain tumors, and others claiming the opposite. But an Italian court may have again claimed that there is a link between these two, having ...

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Do Cell Phones Cause Brain Tumors? Italian Court Ruling Suggests That They Might

The belief that using cellular phones causes brain tumors is almost as old as mobile phones themselves. Studies on the matter tend to vary, with some claiming that excessive cell phone use may be linked to brain tumors, and others claiming the opposite. But an Italian court may have again claimed that there is a link between these two, having ...

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Parasitic Worm Infections Multiply In Hawaii: Is Climate Change The Cause Of Rat Lungworm Spread?

Local officials in Hawaii are concerned due to a parasitic worm infection called rat lungworm disease that has sickened six people in recent months, as compared to only two people in the previous decade. According to a report from ABC News, the rat lungworm is known by the scientific name Angiostrongylus cantonesis, and once people are infected, there is no ...

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Can Breast Implants Cause Cancer? FDA Releases New Information

The Food and Drug Administration just released a new statement linking breast implants to a rare form of blood cancer. The breast implant-related cancer is already reported to have causeed nine deaths. For those women who have breast implants themselves, a cancer screening might be in order. Breast implants cause a rare type of cancer In a statement they released ...

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Hair Loss Drug Propecia Could Cause Long-Term Erectile Dysfunction

Propecia is a known way of treating hair loss. But while it may potentially help men grow lost hair back, a new study shows that certain drugs of this kind, including Propecia, could also cause erectile dysfunction in some users. According to NBC News, not too many men suffer from this unfortunate tradeoff – only 1.4 percent of men who ...

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Marijuana Report Fails To Find Any Real Health Benefits, Cannabis Use May Even Cause Heart Attacks

The medical community, cannabis advocates, and lawmakers have long debated the health impact of marijuana use and the drug’s ability to provide therapeutic value. Now, a recent comprehensive report is casting doubt on marijuana’s potential to treat many health conditions. The report, published by the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine, reviewed over 10,000 studies that examined marijuana’s association ...

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