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UK study shows no mobile phone health risks

Friday 14 February 2014 | 10:54 CET | News
The UK telecommunications and health research programme (MTHR) has concluded that there is no proof that mobile phones cause any health risks, reports The Telegraph. After 11 years of research, the study found that there is no evidence that mobile phone use leads to an increased risk of cancer. It also found no evidence that being pregnant women being exposed to mobile base station emissions affects the risk of cancers developing in early childhood. The GBP 13.6 million programme was funded jointly by the telecoms industry and the UK government. The MTHR has now provided funds for a new study

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