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It’s not news that our environment – from the air we breathe to the food we eat – impacts on our health, including our risk of cancer.
But while some of the links...
Scientists from Spain have discovered that chemicals in olive oil can block the activity of a key breast cancer gene, in laboratory tests.
Cancer Research UK has sought to dispel fears of a link between cancer and chemicals found in plastics and pesticides.
Scientists have found a second, indirect way in which cancer-causing chemicals in cigarettes cause lung cancer.
Cancer Research UK has said that a report on a possible link between environmental chemicals and breast cancer should not alarm women as it does not draw on all the...