Monday, January 7, 2013

Media: WHO/IARC “Possibly Carcinogenic”

WHO/IARC classifies radiofrequency electromagnetic fields as “possibly carcinogenic to humans”, May 31, 2011

Cell phones raise risk of cancer
Jim Sciutto, ABC World News, May 31, 2011
Study puts cell-phone use in same risk category as other known carcinogens.

Study links cellphones to possible cancer risk
Shari Roan and Ellen Gabler, Los Angeles Times, June 1, 2011
An agency within the World Health Organization finds that 'limited' evidence exists to indicate prolonged cellphone use may increase risk for two types of tumors, one of them cancerous.
WHO classification sparks debate over cell phone safety
Judy Peres. WHO Classification Sparks Debate Over Cell Phone Safety. JNCI J Natl Cancer Inst (2011) doi: 10.1093/jnci/djr295. First published online July 18, 2011.