20 Jun '11, 4pm

Finally Experts Admit Cellphones Are Carcinogens

Here's some news about cell phones and cancer which even the mainstream media has found impossible to ignore. The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), an arm of the World Health Organization (WHO), has declared after a review of the research that cell phones are possible cancer-causing agents. The expert panel ruled that there was some evidence that cell phone use was linked to two types of tumors-brain tumors (gliomas) and acoustic neuromas. Some scientists say the IARC classification is still not strong enough, and that cell phone radiation should have been classified as a "Probable Human Carcinogen" based on the existing science, but evidently there were not enough studies to classify it more strongly at this time. Alasdair Philips of Powerwatch in the U.K. says, "The existing science is very clear there is risk of cancer from cell phone use. The warning ...

Full article: http://www.organicconsumers.org/articles/article_23465.cfm

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