Cellphones Might Cause Cancer, Maybe
Posted on May 31, 2011
If you’re feeling confused about this issue, you’re not alone: Conflicting reports have been released, but now a group of experts from the World Health Organization is claiming that cellphones, under certain heavy-use circumstances, may cause cancer in humans. Now we wait to see how mobile phone makers and carriers handle this one. —KA
AP via The Washington Post:
The statement was issued in Lyon, France, Tuesday by the International Agency for Research on Cancer—the cancer agency of the World Health Organization. The assessment by the cancer panel now goes to WHO and national health agencies for possible guidance on cellphone use.
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