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2. Risks: Ovarian Cancer

The use of talcum powder for females could be more dangerous than males. Although scientists have not been able to link the two directly, research shows talcum powder could lead to ovarian cancer. When used on the genitals, talcum powder can enter the vagina and move through the uterus and fallopian tubes to the ovaries. Products to watch for include sanitary napkins, condoms, or baby powder.

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