Mobile 'phones 'may cause brain cancer'

1st June 2011, Comments 1 comment

The World Health Organisation WHO and the International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC warned today that mobile 'phones are "possibly carcinogenic". A review of evidence by 31 experts meeting in Lyon, France, suggests that an ...

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  • Nick posted:

    on 1st June 2011, 12:15:27 - Reply

    Ouch - we should be wary of scaremongering here. These kinds of headlines misrepresent the facts. How many people will actually read the article and realise that there is still no proven link. Of course the scientists have to say there might be a link as they have not yet ruled it out. Possible effects need to be eliminated through scientific research. You might as well have said "Mobile phones may cause diarrhea" as the inexistence of evidence for this is just about the same!