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2014-02-13 23:27:59

National network of lawyers is accepting claims from consumers over allegations involving links between talcum powder and ovarian cancer. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/chemicalexposure/talcumpowder-lawsuits.html Resource4thePeople announced today that its national team of lawyers is now offering free consultations to consumers seeking information about their legal rights to seek compensation over allegations that talcum powder may have caused...

2014-02-04 23:29:50

NIH Research Shows Women Who Use Talcum Powder on a Weekly Basis May Have an Increased Risk of Developing the Disease BATON ROUGE, LA (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Simien & Simien is investigating claims for women diagnosed with ovarian cancer after using talcum or baby powder. Women that use talcum powder on a weekly basis on their perineum may have a 33 percent increased risk of developing invasive epithelial ovarian cancer, according to a National Institutes of Health abstract of a...

2013-01-12 05:03:46

Through an agreement with Redmond Clay, SpiritDetox.com will now offer a clay based baby powder. The baby powders complement the online retailer's existing line of natural personal care products. Bakersfield, California (PRWEB) January 11, 2013 SpiritDetox.com (http://www.spiritdetox.com), announces the addition of clay-based baby powder to its existing list of natural health products. The baby powder, which is from Redmond Clay (http://www.redmondclay.com), offers a natural alternative to...

2008-08-31 06:00:14

By DR GARETH SMITH Q MY mum has chronic lung disease and I am worried that the talcum powder she uses may be making it worse. Can it? A IT is unlikely. Talcum-related lung problems happen when the talc has been contaminated with silica. Children can have asthma attacks triggered by talc but only if there is a high concentration in the air. (c) 2008 Sunday Mail; Glasgow (UK). Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-07-12 15:00:20

By Jennifer Rich, Destin Log, Fla. Jul. 12--The yellow tape went up and the employees of Destin attorney Kevin Helmich were quarantined -- all for Johnson & Johnson's baby powder. The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office, Okaloosa County EMS, Destin Fire Control District and the Hazardous Materials Technicians of Okaloosa County Special Operations Unit responded to a call from 4481 Legendary Drive on Wednesday morning. Office administrator Kelly Helmstetter was opening the mail as...

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  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.