Use of hair dyes, relaxers linked with increased breast cancer risk

The researchers investigated links between raised risk of breast cancer and use of hair products, with particular focus on the use of hair dyes, use of products for relaxing or straightening hair, and use of creams containing cholesterol or placenta for deep conditioning of hair

Use of hair dyes, relaxers linked with increased breast cancer riskThe study – led by researchers from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ – is published in the journal Carcinogenesis. Breast cancer is cancer that starts in breast cells. It is the second most common cancer worldwide, and the most common in women. In 2012, there were nearly 1.7 million global cases of breast cancer […]

P.D. Hinduja Hospital & Medical Research Centre set to host conference on breast, lung and esophageal cancers

The overall objective of this conference is to increase awareness about new modalities in cancer care; discuss current challenges pertaining to different type of cancers and design appropriate solutions for better management of the disease and sharing knowledge and technology

P.D. Hinduja Hospital & Medical Research Centre set to host conference on breast, lung and esophageal cancersWith the number of cancer cases growing by the day, P.D. Hinduja Hospital & Medical Research Centre (MRC) has decided to organise a first-of-its-kind multi-disciplinary conference titled as ‘New Frontiers in Breast and Thoracic Malignancies’. P.D. Hinduja Hospital & Medical Research Centre has jointly organized this conference with King’s College, London with an aim to […]