UC Berkeley researcher links cellphone radiation to increased risk of brain cancer

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Campus researcher Joel Moskowitz's study demonstrates that cellphone radiation can increase the risk of cancer and nonmalignant tumors, neurological disorders and diseases and reproductive harm.

Cell phone use of 17 minutes per day over the course of 10 years is associated with a 60% increase in brain tumor risk, Joel Moskowitz, director of the UC Berkeley Center for Family and Community Health, found through his research.
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The sovereign salamander

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The regrettable opacity of toponymy

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