Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Mother to be | 2009/03/08

Q.

Baby powder can be a cause of cancer

Hi, i have heard from a medical source that baby powder can be
a course of cancer. Is this true?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Baby powders may be irritating to the baby's airways and lungs. These powders are not really necessary these days.I cannot find a medicall source describing a link between baby powders and cancer.

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