Cellphone Use Linked to Brain Cancer

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A new report Cellphone and Brain Tumors – 15 Reasons for Concern states that:

Studies, independent of industry, consistently show there is a “significant”  risk of  brain tumors from cellphone use.

Some of the findings published in the report include:

  • For every 100 hours of cellphone use, the risk of brain cancer increases by 5%
  • For every year of cellphone use, the risk of brain cancer increases by 8%
  • After 10 or more years of digital cellphone use, there was a 280% increased risk of brain cancer
  • For digital cellphone users who were teenagers or younger when they first starting using a cellphone, there was a 420% increased risk of brain cancer.

The full report is available online here.

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