Kris G McGrath

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An earlier age of breast cancer diagnosis related to more frequent use of antiperspirants/deodorants and underarm shaving
    K G McGrath
    Department of Medicine, Saint Joseph Hospital Resurrection Health Care, Mail Box 285, 2900 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60657, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:479-85. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Apocrine sweat gland obstruction by antiperspirants allowing transdermal absorption of cutaneous generated hormones and pheromones as a link to the observed incidence rates of breast and prostate cancer in the 20th century
    Kris G McGrath
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Immunology, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 14018, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Med Hypotheses 72:665-74. 2009

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint An earlier age of breast cancer diagnosis related to more frequent use of antiperspirants/deodorants and underarm shaving
    K G McGrath
    Department of Medicine, Saint Joseph Hospital Resurrection Health Care, Mail Box 285, 2900 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60657, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:479-85. 2003
    ..Reviewed literature insinuates absorption of aluminium salts facilitated by dermal barrier disruption. Case-controlled investigations are needed before alternative underarm hygiene habits are suggested...
  2. doi request reprint Apocrine sweat gland obstruction by antiperspirants allowing transdermal absorption of cutaneous generated hormones and pheromones as a link to the observed incidence rates of breast and prostate cancer in the 20th century
    Kris G McGrath
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Immunology, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 14018, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Med Hypotheses 72:665-74. 2009
    ..A multi-disciplinary literature based set of evidence is presented on how such a link is possible, to prompt confirmatory investigations in the pursuit of unmet needs in breast and prostate cancer etiology and prevention...