New studies show skin contact with cell phones can lead to cancer

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by KMOV Web Producer

KMOV.com

Posted on November 19, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Updated Monday, Nov 19 at 8:47 AM

Some doctors say they are seeing evidence that breast cancer could be connected to where women keep their mobile phone. Many women putting their mobile phones in their bras should think twice. Donna Jaynes developed tumors exactly where she tucked away her mobile phone. Her doctors says the unusual distribution exactly matches where she carried her phone.

And it's not just women. Breast cancer specialists say they are seeing men who keep their cell phones in shirt pockets also develop cancer. The wireless industry denies any problem. They cite their is a lack of scientific evidence behind customers complaints. However if you read the fine print for the new I-Phone 5, it says keep the phone at least 10 millimeters away from any body part. 10 millimeters is equivalent to about a half-inch.

 

 

 


   

 

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