National Institutes of Health finds link between mobile phones and cancer

“A $25 million study by federal scientists uncovered a link between cellphones and cancer in rats, reigniting a longstanding debate over the health effects of the use of mobile devices. The National Toxicology Program, a division of the National Institutes of Health, found that male rodents exposed to the same type of radiation found in cell phones experienced low incidences of two types of tumors, one in the brain and the other in the heart. The two-year, peer-reviewed study involved more than 2,500 rats exposed to radiation at the same frequencies as mobile phones for nine hours every day.” Read more at FierceWireless.

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