1,]. Other studies have discovered a link between sweat gland obstruction via antiperspirants and increased incidents of prostate and breast cancer . While you probably don’t wish to be a social outcast or categorized as a “dirty hippie” I thought I’d share some new, and rather interesting, research. If you haven’t given up habitual usage of these products, particularly the more conventional brands by now, perhaps this will be the final straw. You might find this particularly interesting if you’re one of our regular Microbiome Series followers. The following is a Press Release from NC State University.