Tag Archives: Cancer

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 »

Zantac Recall: Does Ranitidine Cause Cancer?

Late September 2019, Valisure filed a Citizen Petition urging the FDA to recall ranitidine. Although several drug companies and major drug store chains quickly suspended sales of Zantac and its generic ranitidine voluntarily, the FDA did not issue a total recall, in contrast to many health authorities overseas. But what prompted Valisure to request ranitidine… Read More »