U.S. study suggests breast cancer, hair products link

U.S. study suggests breast cancer, hair products link

Researchers in the United States say they’ve found a link between breast cancer risk and the use of hair dyes and straighteners, especially among African American women. The National Institutes of Health study, published in the International Journal of Cancer, was drawn from data on 46,709 women enrolled in the Sister…

Acclaimed author Toni Morrison dies at 88

Acclaimed author Toni Morrison dies at 88

Toni Morrison, the influential writer who became the first African American woman to receive a Nobel award, has died in New York City. She was 88 years old. “She was an extremely devoted mother, grandmother, and aunt who reveled in being with her family and friends,” her family said in…