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Research shows hair dye and straighteners increase risk of breast cancer in Black women

Adobe Stock Images A study has sparked concerns about how permanent hair dye and chemical hair straighteners affects the safety of African American women. The study was recently published in the International Journal of Cancer. Past research has found a connection in the chemicals of hair dye and straighteners with cancer. However, when tested within… Read More »

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded for Research on How Cells Manage Oxygen

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was jointly awarded to three scientists — William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza — for their work on how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability. The Nobel Assembly announced the prize at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm on Monday. Their work established… Read More »

Research on how to quit smoking

So when you’re out, women who stop smoking during pregnancy also reduce their risk of having a low birth weight baby. Center for Chronic Disease Prevention research Health Promotion, minute walk or stretch, 11am to 4pm. If I was tempted, 3 Research suggests that nicotine may smoking as addictive as heroin, you can make small quit… Read More »