Cell Phone Health Studies Continue
Medill News Service
Journalist: Katherine Hunt
August 11, 2000
It's too soon to say whether radio frequency emissions from cellular phones cause adverse health effects, including brain cancer, say scientists at a recent Food and Drug Association conference.
"The scientific community is in...Cell Phone Radiation
Mobile Phone Safety Leaves Experts Divided
Journalist: James Meek
August 09, 2000
The Consumers' Association yesterday accused the government of having used the wrong tests to assess the safety of hands-6.00 kits for mobile phones, saying the association stood by its claim that the devices failed to protect...Cell Phone Radiation
Mobile Phones Safety Muddle
August 08, 2000
Mobile phone users face further anxiety and confusion today over the safety of hands-6.00 kits.
An official Government report will give earpieces the all-clear and say they limit exposure to potentially dangerous radiation.
But last night other safety experts condemned the...Cell Phone Radiation
Heads Get The Call For Ban On Student's Cell Phone's
July 27, 2000
David Blunkett is urging all head teachers to prohibit pupils from using mobile phones except in emergencies and to restrict general use to those aged 16 and over.
The Education Secretary's written guidance follows the findings of the Government's own...Cell Phone Radiation
PR, Radiation And Bad Science
Journalist: Stewart Fist
July 25, 2000
This is the Information Age. Right? And Australia is the Lucky Country, the Smart Country, or the Knowledge Nation, depending on which academic, lobbyist or politician you talk to.
Meanwhile, Kim Beazley's Labor Party has put out to pasture the...Cell Phone Radiation
Would Mad Cows Use Mobile Phones?
July 24, 2000
It's niggling doubt time. Do mobile phones push out harmful radiation or not? Let's ask the scientists. Trouble is, can we trust them? It isn't a case of corruption, but contradictory evidence that is then used by our own, dear politicians to promote their own agendas. In...Cell Phone Radiation
Help! My Cell Phone Is Glowing
Journalist: Brock N. Meeks
July 18, 2000
Atomic cell phones? A leading trade group wants boxes and instruction booklets to disclose cell phone radiation levels.
The leading cellular industry trade group has ordered wireless phone makers to tell the public how much radiation their phones emit....Cell Phone Radiation
Cell Phone Users At Risk For Brain Cancer, According To Swedish Medical Researchers
Business Wire - Health Wire
May 04, 2000
With worldwide cellular phone use rising exponentially, a team of Swedish medical investigators is raising renewed concerns about links between brain tumors and the phones in a new, peer-reviewed article to be...Cell Phone Radiation
Cell Phones Linked To Cancer?
The Health Network
Journalist: Twinkle Chisholm
December 6, 1999
There is more bad news for the more than 60 million business people who use their cell phones on a daily basis. Two new studies are pointing to the possibility of tumors and memory loss caused by microwave signals coming from cell...Cell Phone Radiation
Warning On Cell Phones Cancer Link
Australian Financial Review
Journalist: Stan Beer
October 25, 1999
The head of a major health research group funded by the United States mobile phone industry has advised the chairman of AT&T that there is strong evidence linking cell phones to brain cancer.
On October 6, Dr George Carlo,...Cell Phone Radiation
Cell Phone Cancer Scare: Are You At Risk?
October 20, 1999
New research shows cell phone usage may cause cancer.
More than 80 million Americans use cell phones, yet mounting scientific evidence shows mobile phone usage may cause brain tumors. The problem, explored in December's PC Computing, stems from the radio...Cell Phone Radiation
Cell Phone Cancer Risk Concealed
Sydney Morning Herald
Journalist: Mark Ragg
July 17, 1999
Mobile phone companies and government regulators are withholding information crucial to consumers about radiation levels - the main cause of fears over brain tumors.
All three major manufacturers - Motorola, Ericsson and Nokia - and the...