Talcum powder … cancer time bomb threatening women
A British lawyer named Philip Guerre warned of an imminent threat to women over the age of 40 that they may have cancer as a result of talcum powder in their teenage years.
“talcum powder is a ticking time bomb for middle-aged women,” said Guerre, the Daily Mail of the British Daily Mail. “It has been proven that the talcum powder produced by international brands is linked to deadly cancer, while many who have been diagnosed with cancer do not They know that their disease is linked to the use of talcum powder. ”
Cancer patients, especially ovarian cancer, caused by the use of talcum powder in the United States have filed a lawsuit against manufacturers of this product, and now the victims of the same disease in Britain are seeking to follow suit.
The risk was highlighted after a US investor received $ 117 million in compensation in April from Johnson & Johnson for a type of cancer called mesothelioma after using talcum powder for more than 30 years.
Lawyer Guer described the issue of talcum powder as a “scandal” that has been revealed and will spread more widely. Thousands of women have cancer, do not know that they have talcum powder, and a large proportion of them die from the disease. Their deadly disease.