Adena Cohen-Bearak

Adena Cohen-Bearak

adena.writes@gmail.com

I am a freelance writer with a public health background, writing on topics such as spirituality and religion, parenting, and health and illness.

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Consider Environmental Causes of Breast Cancer | Needham Times

There is strong, growing scientific evidence that the cause of breast cancer is environmental: chemicals in our food, water, air, and soil. Pesticides, cleaning fluids, plastics, cosmetics, paint, furniture: many of these products have chemicals in them that either mimic or disrupt hormones. Many, many of these chemicals – 90 percent, in fact – haven’t been properly tested for their effects on humans.