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Don’t panic, mobile phones are still only as carcinogenic as pickles

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Abstract


  • The World Health Organisation’s cancer agency, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), has classed mobile phones as Group 2B or “possibly carcinogenic” in a new report.

    In this Q+A Rodney Croft, Professor of Health Physiology at University of Wollongong, explains why we don’t need to panic.

Publication Date


  • 2011

Citation


  • Croft, R. (2011). Don’t panic, mobile phones are still only as carcinogenic as pickles. The Conversation, 1 June 1-3.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2065&context=sspapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/sspapers/1066

Number Of Pages


  • 2

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 3

Volume


  • 1 June

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

Abstract


  • The World Health Organisation’s cancer agency, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), has classed mobile phones as Group 2B or “possibly carcinogenic” in a new report.

    In this Q+A Rodney Croft, Professor of Health Physiology at University of Wollongong, explains why we don’t need to panic.

Publication Date


  • 2011

Citation


  • Croft, R. (2011). Don’t panic, mobile phones are still only as carcinogenic as pickles. The Conversation, 1 June 1-3.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2065&context=sspapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/sspapers/1066

Number Of Pages


  • 2

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 3

Volume


  • 1 June

Place Of Publication


  • Australia