Pitt's Cancer Institute to warn about cell phone health risks

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Cell Phones & Limiting Radiation Exposure

(KDKA) There is a new warning about the health dangers of cell phone
use. The director of the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute and
UPMC Cancer Centers has issued the new advisory.

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UPMC memo: Cell phones pose cancer threat

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Herberman said exposure to electromagnetic radiation emitted by
cellular phones could be dangerous to users, especially children.
Wireless devices emit low ... http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/breaking/s_578979.html

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Do Cell Phones Cause Cancer? University Of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Expert Says “Yes”
http://www.bloggernews.net/116884

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Cancer Institute Urges Caution With Cell Phones
http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/116000.php

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Cancer Center Warns of Cell Phone Risks
Fellow Travelers in Electrosmog!! Check this out
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Cancer Center Warns of Cell Phone Risks
By JENNIFER C. YATES and SETH BORENSTEIN , AP
http://news.aol.com/health/article/cancer-center-warns-of-cell-phone-risks/97838#Comments

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Cell Phone Warning Issued by Cancer Center Head
http://www.newsinferno.com/archives/3503

Cell phones and cancer: Alarmism or a real wakeup call?
http://www.ktka.com/news/2008/jul/24/cell_phones_and_cancer_alarmism_or_real_wakeup_cal/




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Cancer Expert Warns of Cellphone Risks
http://www.kbtx.com/national/headlines/25854749.html

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Pittsburgh Cancer Center Warns of Cell Phone Risks
http://mobile.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=08/07/24/1811258&from=rss

“This is your brain on cell phone radiation”
http://www.networkworld.com/community/node/30295

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Just saw this on the BBC website:

US cancer boss in mobiles warning
http://newsvote.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7523109.stm


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Renewed worries over cell phone cancer risks

To all of you who want to see the news online, here's the link:
http://gmy.news.yahoo.com/v/8956904


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Head of cancer centre urges staff to limit mobile phone use
http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2008/jul/24/mobilephones.cancer

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Researcher warns of brain cancer risk from cellphones
http://www.iht.com/articles/2008/07/24/business/cellphone.php

Cancer doc urges cell phone precaution
http://news.cnet.com/8301-17938_105-9999188-1.html

Fears About Link Between Cell Phones and Cancer Reemerge
http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/903843/fears_about_link_between_cell_phones.html

Do You Worry About Your Cell Phone Being a Cancer Risk?
http://www.geeksugar.com/1811396

Limit exposure to electromagnetic radiation from cell phones
http://www.healthnewstrack.com/health-news-605.html

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Is technology frying our brains?
http://www.buergerwelle.de/pdf/is_technology_frying_our_brains.pdf

Too Young for a Cell Phone
http://www.ens-newswire.com/ens/jul2008/2008-07-25-01.asp

Cut handphone use, better safe than sorry
http://newpaper.asia1.com.sg/news/story/0,4136,171629,00.html

New Warnings on Cell Phone Use
http://www.sciam.com/blog/60-second-science/post.cfm?id=new-warnings-on-cell-phone-use-2008-07-25

News Bytes of the Week--Cell phones--The new cigarettes?
http://www.sciam.com/article.cfm?id=news-bytes-cell-phones-the-new-cigarettes

Cancer expert rings alarm over kids' cellphones
http://www.canada.com/vancouversun/news/story.html?id=08b0b1ca-8077-4b73-9f90-7323ac1fc403

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What a top cancer researcher told his staff: Limit your mobile phone
use to avoid tumours
http://www.mailonsunday.co.uk/news/worldnews/article-1038240/What-cancer-researcher-told-staff-Limit-mobile-phone-use-avoid-tumours.html

Limit mobile phone use, cancer expert tells staff
http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2008/07/limit_mobile_phone_use_cancer.shtml

US cancer expert Ronald Herberman warns against children using mobile
phones
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/northamerica/usa/2455748/US-cancer-expert-Ronald-Herberman-warns-against-children-using-mobile-phones.html

Cancer expert issues mobile warning
http://www.channel4.com/news/articles/society/health/cancer+expert+issues+mobile+warning/2357582?intcmp=rss_news_itnnews

Limit mobile phone use, cancer expert tells staff
http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2008/jul/25/mobilephones.health

New Warnings on Cell Phone Use
http://www.sciam.com/blog/60-second-science/post.cfm?id=new-warnings-on-cell-phone-use-2008-07-25&sc=rss


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Cell phone cancer warning adds to parental worries

The Associated Press -

NEW YORK (AP) — When Amy Morris' twin boys, then 11, went on an
academic
trip to Washington last year, she agreed to give them cell phones at
the
program's ...
Kentucky.com - Lexington,KY,USA

By Mary Meehan

As has been widely reported, the head of the University of
Pittsburgh Cancer Institute recently issued a memo to 3000 faculty and
staff ... http://www.kentucky.com/179/story/471909.html



Cell Phones Causing Cancer?

The Money Times - Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

... of the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute strongly
recommended
3000 faculty members to reduce exposure to the electromagnetic fields
of
mobiles. ... http://www.themoneytimes.com/articles/20080728/cell_phones_causing_cancer-id-1030752.html



Cellphones Can Cause Cancer

Oneindia - Tamilnadu,India

He even warned against using cell phones in public places like a bus
because it exposes others to the phone's electromagnetic fields. ...
http://living.oneindia.in/health/disorders-and-ailments/2008/cellphones-mobile-cancer-risk-280708.html

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Cell phone cancer scare poses dilemma: Letter to the reporter
http://groups.google.de/group/archive_news/browse_thread/thread/846621206ec86c00?hl=en

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Cell phone cancer warning adds to parental worries

The Associated Press -

NEW YORK (AP) — When Amy Morris' twin boys, then 11, went on an
academic
trip to Washington last year, she agreed to give them cell phones at
the
program's ...
http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5gXE6i6G3H5hBEhMzC_58oWA4rYdQD926BRK81



Cell phone cancer scare poses dilemma

Kentucky.com - Lexington,KY,USA

By Mary Meehan

As has been widely reported, the head of the University of
Pittsburgh Cancer Institute recently issued a memo to 3000 faculty and
staff ... http://www.kentucky.com/179/story/471909.html



Cell Phones Causing Cancer?

The Money Times - Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

... of the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute strongly
recommended
3000 faculty members to reduce exposure to the electromagnetic fields
of
mobiles. ... http://www.themoneytimes.com/articles/20080728/cell_phones_causing_cancer-id-1030752.html



Cellphones Can Cause Cancer

Oneindia - Tamilnadu,India

He even warned against using cell phones in public places like a bus
because it exposes others to the phone's electromagnetic fields. ...
http://living.oneindia.in/health/disorders-and-ailments/2008/cellphones-mobile-cancer-risk-280708.html



For parents, a phone dilemma

Chicago Tribune - United States

AP NEW YORK — It's a signature parenting dilemma of the wireless age:
Should kids have cell phones? It pits parents' desire to keep tabs on
their
offspring ... http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/chi-cell-phones-kidsjul28,0,3518718.story



Doctor plans study of cell users, cancer risks

Pittsburgh Post Gazette - Pittsburgh, PA, USA

The advisory suggested measures to limit exposure to electromagnetic
radiation emitted by the devices, including shortening the length of
conversations and ... http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/08212/900402-96.stm



Cell Phones - Cancer Link In The Spotlight Again

eFluxMedia - USA

He strongly recommended them limit exposure to the electromagnetic
fields
of mobiles, especially in children’s case whose brains are still
developing. ... http://www.efluxmedia.com/news_Cell_Phones_Cancer_Link_In_The_Spotlight_Again_21008.html



Customs being alerted on mobile handset norms

Sify - Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

... of ICNIRP guidelines in the telecom sector regarding basic
restrictions
and reference levels for limiting electro-magnetic field (EMF)
exposure.
... http://sify.com/finance/it-bpo/fullstory.php?id=14726875



The Truth About Cell Phones and Cancer

LiveScience.com - New York, NY, USA

That threshold energy is near the ultraviolet part of the
electromagnetic
spectrum, thousands of times more energetic than cell phone radio
waves.
... http://www.livescience.com/health/080729-bad-cell-phones.html



Is Your Cell Phone Causing You Cancer?

KIDK - Idaho Falls, ID, USA

What the study finds even more alarming is the amount of
electromagnetic
radiation absorption based on age. This is the brain of your average
adult
showing ... http://www.kidk.com/news/26122159.html



Are you limiting kids' cell phone use?

Atlanta Journal Constitution - GA, USA

By Keith Still | Tuesday, July 29, 2008, 07:01 AM

Theresa is on vacation this week. Keith Still will be filling in today
and tomorrow. ...
http://www.ajc.com/health/content/shared-blogs/ajc/parenting/entries/2008/07/29/are_you_limitin.html



Cell Phones: Helpful and Hazardous

HealthNews - Carslbad,CA,USA

Scientists do know that cell phones emit radiofrequency energy, a form
of
electromagnetic radiation, during conversations, and lower levels
while in
the ... http://www.healthnews.com/medical-updates/cell-phones-helpful-hazardous-1485.html



Are Cellphones Safe?

AccuWeather.com - USA

The concern is that electromagnetic radiation from the phone will
stimulate
the zombie region of the brain, causing possible zombism. Okay, I made
that
up. ...
http://www.accuweather.com/mt-news-blogs.asp?partner=accuweather&blog=Thirty7below&pgurl=/mtweb/content/Thirty7below/archives/2008/07/are_cellphones_safe.asp



Cell phones on the hook for health concerns

Contra Costa Times - Walnut Creek, CA, USA

Also called electromagnetic energy or electromagnetic radiation, radio
waves are created by the movement of electrical charges through an
antenna.
... http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_10049928



Hear Me Now?

Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.com - Hillsboro, OR, USA

The National Cancer Institute claims no definitive link between
electromagnetic radiation and tumors of the brain or central nervous
system. ... http://www.oregonlive.com/opinion/argus/index.ssf?/base/editorial/121735388073350.xml&coll=6



Can Mobile Phones Cause Cancer?
http://www.thisdayonline.com/nview.php?id=118343

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Pittsburgh Doctor To Perform Study On Cell Phones, Cancer Risk

WPXI.com - Pittsburgh, PA, USA

PITTSBURGH -- Ronald Herberman, the director of the UPMC Cancer
Institute in Pittsburgh, will be conducting a cell phone study and
their possible health ... http://www.wpxi.com/news/17041796/detail.html

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Cell phone cancer risk debated
http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/health/373306_cellfonoma02.html

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Cell phones, kids, cancer: Will warning cause parents to yank their
kids' cell phones?
http://www.pnj.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080804/LIFE/808040303

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Cancer Doctor Takes a Stand on Cell Phone Use: Advises Precautions
http://www.ergoweb.com/news/detail.cfm?id=2253

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Cell phone warning remains in dispute
http://www.buffalonews.com/cityregion/story/406730.html

Cell phone cancer risk debated
http://omega.twoday.net/stories/5102317/

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Why Cell-Phone Health Concerns Persist

Posted on: Wednesday, 6 August 2008, 12:00 CDT

Why can't we get a definitive answer about cell phones and health?

Mobile phones have been around for over 20 years, and they're now used
by more than 3 billion people. Yet questions linger over whether
mobile phones can contribute to health problems, including cancer. The
most recent alarm came from the director of the University of
Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, who warned school employees to limit
their cell-phone use based on early unpublished data from scientific
studies. "Although the evidence is still controversial, I am convinced
that there are sufficient data to warrant issuing an advisory to share
some precautionary advice on cell-phone use," wrote Ronald Herberman
in a memo to 3,000 faculty and staff in late July.

Read More...
http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/1513124/why_cellphone_health_concerns_persist/

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What to know before buying your kid a cell phone
http://edition.cnn.com/2008/TECH/ptech/08/11/cellphones.kids/
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