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Synthetic Chemicals May Trigger Breast Cancer
...es. The ‘culprit’ chemical under the scanner is, bisphenol
A, which is present in CD cases, lunchboxes, sunglasses, water bottles and babies' bottles, and also in the plastic lining within the tin cans and food packaging. Bisphenol A comprises of many plastics, which forms a part of more than 50% of food can...
Bisphenol-A In Plastics Associated With Breast Cancer
... researchers were able to prove that the chemical, bisphenol
sulfate, which is the metabolized form of Bisphenol-A, is taken up by breast cancer cells, but not by healthy cells. However these findings were conducted only in the lab and hence it is wrong to assume that breast cancer is caused by such chemicals....
Bisphenol A (BPA) linked with breast cancer
According to researchers, bisphenol
A, a chemical used in plastic bottles and other ho...ately, we simply can't mimic long-term exposure to bisphenol
A," he said, since it's unethical to give human test volunteers any chemical with an unproven safety...
Prostate Cancer Risk Linked To Early Estrogen Exposure
...espread in the environment. One of these agents is bisphenol
A (BPA), used in the manufacture of plastics and epoxy resins. The United States alone produces over 1.6 million pounds of BPA annually. BPA, which can also leach from plastics when heated, turns up in human blood and in placental and fetal tissues i...
Plastic to cause breast cancer
...urnal Endocrinology, blames the plastic ingredient bisphenol
A for causing the damage. Bisphenol-A (BPA) is a chemical founding the clear plastics that are used as food grade materials for making air tight containers, drinking water bottles, even feeding bottles for infants. This is a contaminant that can cau...
Contraceptive pills may lead to deformities in babies
...thinylestradiol, and similar oestrogenic chemical, bisphenol
A, had the similar results with prostate gland deformities in the babies. Bisphenol-A (BPA) is a chemical founding the clear plastics that are used as food grade materials for making air tight containers, drinking water bottles, even feeding bottle...