Study: Cellphone-brain cancer link inconclusive


May 17, 2010

USA Today

GENEVA (AP) — Cellphone users worried about getting brain cancer aren't off the hook yet.

A major international study into the link between cellphone use and two types of brain cancer has proved inconclusive, according to a report due to be published in a medical journal Tuesday.

A 10-year survey of almost 13,000 participants found most cellphone use didn't increase the risk of developing meningioma — a common and frequently benign tumor — or glioma — a rarer but deadlier form of cancer... read more