Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer

Johnson & Johnson Knew Their Talcum Powder Posed Asbestos Risk for Decades

Baby Powder December 27th, 2018

The news agency Reuters recently issued a report claiming executives at Johnson & Johnson (J&J) know the talcum used in the company’s signature baby powder products contains asbestos, and have known for decades. The report also alleges that the manufacturer intentionally failed to inform federal authorities. An article on the report and its findings can…

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Long-Term Use of Talcum Powder Linked to Increased Risk of Ovarian Cancer

June 27th, 2016

For decades, scientists and medical professionals have warned that long-term use of talcum powder on the genital area may significantly increase a woman’s chance of developing ovarian cancer. Talcum powder used in common household products such as Johnson’s Baby Powder® and Shower to Shower® may pose a serious health risk to thousands of women. Court…

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