Cell Phone Use – A Cancer Risk for Children

These sorts of studies have been popping up infrequently over the last few years. There seems to be no concensus yet as to whether there is a direct link between increased cancer risk and the use of cellphones by minors. However, it raises the question of whether it would be better to be safe than sorry — and if so, whether new restrictions on cell use by minors could/should be enacted.

Here’s the most recent story: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/mobile-phone-use-raises-childrens-risk-of-brain-cancer-fivefold-937005.html


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