15 Jul '12, 12am

Beauty Products May Be Slowly Killing You: The personal care products sold to us as body- and beauty-enhancing a...

Beauty Products May Be Slowly Killing You: The personal care products sold to us as body- and beauty-enhancing a...

Scientists from four institutions (Harvard School of Public Health, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, and University of Michigan School of Public Health) have come to the same conclusion as the Swedish researchers I reported on in Lipstick or Diabetes? The personal care products sold to us as body- and beauty-enhancing aids are contributing to the sharp increase in diabetes. The new study analyzed urine samples from 2,350 women, aged 20 to 80. Participants were part of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey between 2001 and 2008. Even after controlling for sociodemographic, behavioral and dietary factors, the researchers found that women with more phthalates in their urine were more likely to have reported diabetes. Those with the highest level of two phthalates (mono-benzyl and mono-isobutyl) in their uri...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/beauty-products-may-be-slowly...

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