Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association http://www.wow-com.com/
Center for Devices and Radiological Health (FDA) http://www.fda.gov/
Health Canada http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/
Carlo G, Jenrow RS. Scientific progress—wireless phones and brain cancer: current state of the science.
Medscape General Medicine. July 31, 2000. Available at:
Consumer update on mobile phones.
Center for Devices and Radiological Health, United States Food and Drug Administration website. Available at:
Davis FG, McCarthy BJ, Berger MS. Centralized databases available for describing primary brain tumor incidence, survival, and treatment: Central Brain Tumor Registry of the United States; surveillance, epidemiology, and end results; and National Cancer Data Base.
DynaMed Editors. Brain tumor. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/. Updated April 7, 2011. Accessed May 5, 2011.
Hardell L, Carlberg M, Söderqvist F, Hansson Mild K. Meta-analysis of long-term mobile phone use and the association with brain tumours.
Int J Oncol. 2008 May;32(5):1097-1103.
Health issues: do cell phones pose a health hazard. United States Food and Drug Administration website. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/Radiation-EmittingProducts/RadiationEmittingProductsandProcedures/HomeBusinessandEntertainment/CellPhones/ucm116282.htm. Updated May 18, 2010. Accessed May 5, 2011.
Hepworth SJ, Schoemaker MJ, Muir KR, Swerdlow AJ, van Tongeren MJ, McKinney PA. Mobile phone use and risk of glioma in adults: case-control study.
BMJ. 2006 Apr 15;332(7546):883-887.
INTERPHONE Study Group. Brain tumour risk in relation to mobile telephone use: results of the INTERPHONE international case-control study. Int J Epidemiol. 2010 Jun;39(3):675-94.
Johansen C, Boice JD, McLaughlin JK, Olsen JH. Cellular telephones and cancer—a nationwide cohort study in Denmark.
J Natl Cancer Inst.
No Evidence Linking Cell Phone Use to Risk of Brain Tumors.
United States Food and Drug Administration website. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm212273.htm. Updated May 17, 2011. Accessed May 17, 2011.
Reducing exposure: hands-free kits and other accessories
steps to reduce exposure to radiofrequency energy.
United States Food and Drug Administration website. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/Radiation-EmittingProducts/RadiationEmittingProductsandProcedures/HomeBusinessandEntertainment/CellPhones/ucm116293.htm. Updated March 10, 2009. Accessed May 5, 2011.
This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.
Copyright © 2012 EBSCO Publishing
All rights reserved.
Wellmont LiveWell is creating a new tradition of wellness in the mountains by providing individuals with tools and encouragement to live healthier lifestyles.
Fight heart disease early and prevent heart attacks with HeartSHAPE® - a painless, non-invasive test that takes pictures of your heart to scan for early-stage coronary disease.
How many calories do you need to eat each day to maintain your weight and fuel your physical activity? Enter a few of your stats into this calculator to find out.
Using body mass index as a reference, this calculator determines your ideal body weight range. All you need to do is enter your height.
This tool considers your height and weight to assess your weight status.
Wellmont Nurse Connection is your resource for valuable health information any time, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Speak to a Nurse any time, day or night, at (423) 723-6877 or toll-free at 1-877-230-NURSE.
You clicked on a link that will cause you to leave myWellmont.
For security purposes you will be signed out.