Category Archives: Cell phones

Wacky: Breast cancer blamed on cell phones kept in bras

The South Jersey Times reports: Continue reading

Ron Bailey: Top 5 Bogus Public Health Scares

Reason’s Ron Bailey writes: Continue reading

Study: Mobile phone use NOT associated with increased brain cancer

The abstract is below. Continue reading

Cell phone scare for men: Don’t hold your phone with your private parts

Salon interviews cell phone scaremonger Devra Davis: Continue reading

City passes ordinance warning of cancer risks with cell phones

Demonstrating the tenacity of fear and junkscience, and why we don’t want bureaucrats making health decisions for us, a city in Florida just passed a resolution — unanimously — to warn residents that their cell phones could be dangerous and give them cancer. Continue reading

Mama Mia: Mobile phones can cause brain tumours, Italian court rules

“A landmark court case has ruled there is a link between using a mobile phone and brain tumours, paving the way for a flood of legal actions.” [Telegraph]

Health Risks From Mobile Phones Should Be Examined, GAO Says

The U.S. should reassess standards for radiation exposure from mobile phones, the Government Accountability Office said in a report that found federal guidelines lagging behind international standards. Continue reading