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New Study Shows Hair Care Products Targeted to Black Community Contain Harmful Chemicals

The Silent Spring Institute measured concentrations of estrogen-mimickers and other chemicals that disrupt the hormone system in hair products marketed to black women. They tested 18 popular products and detected between 4 and 30 of these chemicals in each one, the institute worked with epidemiologist Tamarra James-Todd at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public… Read More New Study Shows Hair Care Products Targeted to Black Community Contain Harmful Chemicals

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Sandra Musujusu has developed an alternative to breast cancer treatment

Sandra Musujusu, A female student of the African University of Science and Technology, Abuja, has developed an alternative treatment for triple negative breast cancer commonly found in black women, according to the Nigerian Tribune. A study found that African American women are 3 times more likely than white or Hispanic women to be diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer, 30%… Read More Sandra Musujusu has developed an alternative to breast cancer treatment