Canadian Parenting and Child Care Community forums - parent and childcare provider advice and discussions

Author Topic: Hairspray linked to birth defect  (Read 2097 times)

Offline Laura

  • Global Moderator
  • Preschooler
  • *****
  • Posts: 242
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.


©2016 All rights reserved

Privacy and Terms of Use | Contact Us | Read our FAQ | Resources