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  • New Research May Show Link Between Talcum Powder and ...

    Jul 11, 2019 · The research team at Wayne State University "applied talcum powder to both normal ovarian cell lines and ovarian cancer cell lines, and in both cases, adding the talc created an oxidative state, which is a chemical imbalance that stresses cells and promotes malignant changes."

  • Talcum Powder Risks: 5 Reasons to Never Put Baby Powder on ...

    Oct 18, 2017 · When a woman applies baby powder or any product containing talc to her genital area, the powder particles can travel through the vagina, into the uterus and fallopian tubes and to the ovaries. ( 4 ) The first study suggesting the connection of talc and ovarian cancer came out in 1971, when talc particles turned up in human ovarian and uterine tumors.

  • Is Baby Powder Safe? The Link Between Talcum Powder and Cancer