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French health agency recommends reducing exposure to mobiles

Thursday 15 October 2009 | 10:54 CET | News
The French Agency for Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety (Afsset) has recommended a reducing people's exposure to electromagnetic emissions from base stations and handsets because questions remain about their possible health effects, writes AFP. The body was tasked by the Frnech government in 2007 to update its report on the effects of mobile telephony equipment and to extend it to other technologies, including Wi-Fi, WiMax, and cordless phones. A group of experts brought together by Afsset assessed thousands of studies published since 2005, interviewed specialists and measured

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