Growing evidence for the link between mobile phones and cancer.

Growing evidence for the link between mobile phones and cancer.

The first results of a long awaited and very important study, carried out by the US National Toxicology Programme (NTP) have just been made available, and the National Institutes for Health are planning to hold a briefing on the results.

An important study found an increased risk of glioma and of schwannoma of the heart in relation to exposure to mobile phone radio frequencies

The results are being released earlier than foreseen because the findings of even a small increased risk of tumours resulting from mobile phone radioqfrequencies could have important public health consequences because the widespread use of mobile communication technologies around the world.