Breaking News! What Did This 10-Year, 13-Nation Study Discover About Brain Cancer and Cell Phones?
June 03, 2010
People who use cell phones for at least 30 minutes a day over the course of 10 years have a greater risk of developing brain cancer, according to a landmark study from the World Health Organization.
The chance of developing a malignant tumor is increased by more than a third with prolonged use.
According to the Times Online:
“The outcome of the 10-year Interphone study —--the largest of its kind, compiling research from 13 countries -- has been eagerly anticipated by both the phone industry, which contributed substantially to its funding, and campaigners who warn of radiation risks from handsets.”