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Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals Found in Menstrual and Genital Care Products, Studies Show

Menstrual care products may be an important source of exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals, or EDCs, according to two new studies that add to the mounting evidence. Endocrine disruptors interfere with the normal function of the hormone system and can contribute to an array of negative health impacts. Many of the chemicals detected in these two studies, including phthalates, parabens and bisphenol-A, have been linked to harm to reproductive health and to cancer. Read more....



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