VanNest, Heather
February 2009
Rachel's Democracy & Health News;2/12/2009, Issue 998, p3
The article offers information on a new study on breast cancer conducted by the Breast Cancer Fund, a non-profit, advocacy group. The study suggests that exposure to chemicals in everyday products may increase one's breast cancer risk. These chemicals are found in everything from pesticides to plastics to personal care products mimic estrogen or alter hormones. Jeanne Rizzo, president of the Breast Cancer Fund, says that the picture of breast cancer causation that emerges is complex.


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