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What is Talc? Can it Cause Cancer?

By Anonymous March 14, 2016 - 1:17pm
 
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I read about this lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson. They were saying that the ingredient talc is linked to ovarian cancer.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2016/02/24/johnson-jo...

I wanted to know what talc is and what it actually does to your body.

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Hi Anon!

Thank you for this post!

We covered this topic about a month ago when the lawsuit was first reported on; you can find all the details and information you are looking for here: http://www.empowher.com/community/ask/what-talc

I hope this helps!

Susan

March 14, 2016 - 2:04pm
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