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Hairspray linked to birth defect
« on: November 21, 2008, 02:37:15 PM »
Boys born to women exposed to hairspray in the workplace may have a higher risk of being born with a genital defect.

Imperial College London scientists talked to women who had babies with hypospadias, where the urinary tract is found away from the penis.

They reported that hairspray exposure more than doubled the risk.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/7741998.stm


 

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