Cancer & Disease Archive

Phone Addict Dies Of Brain Cancer

Samantha Miller, a 17 year old who studied hairdressing and beauty therapy at a college in Street, near Glastonbury, Somerset, bought her mobile handset two years before she was diagnosed with a deadly brain tumor that led to her demise. Samantha, who was addicted to her phone, used to spend hundreds of pounds on ‘top-up’ cards every month, to keep in …

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Vile Parle Residents Blame Cell Tower For Their Diagnoses

Four residencies around Vile Parle, one having been diagnosed with brain tumor and the three others with cancer, are blaming their ailments on a nearby cell tower that was put up in 2008. For Aditya and Ankita Shah (names changed),  a recently wedded couple, it was a dreadful experience when he was diagnosed with stage IV brain tumor last May. …

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Mobile Towers Making Juhu Residents Unhealthy

Complaints have been lodged to BMC by the residents of Galaxy Heaven at Juhu, Mumbai. Led by the famous Bollywood singer Sukhwinder Singhe, who owns two floors of the luxury apartment, the residents had protested against the nearby mobile phone towers that were supposedly the cause of their intolerable headaches, hearing problems and nausea, due to the electromagnetic radiation it …

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Are you allergic to Wifi?

In a bizarre new string of allergies that are sprouting up, people may find themselves to be ‘electrosensitive’, or in simple – allergic to Wifi. For most of us who are dependent on Wifi to the brink of existence – this spells eminent doom. One such individual who is one of a growing number of people who identify themselves as …

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Two new studies correlate wireless phones and malignant tumours

It is a well-known fact that mobile and cordless phones emit radio frequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF), when used and it is even clearer that there is an increased risk of developing brain tumour as an effect. In a recent study done in May 2011, The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) at the World Health Organization (WHO) evaluated the …

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Dr. Oz reveals Cell phone-Cancer link on his show

The latest episode on Dr. Oz’s TV show may just tell us what we need to hear and not what we want to hear – that cell phones are inextricably linked with cancer. Dr. John West – a breast cancer surgeon at Breastlink in Orange County, and founder of the ‘Be Aware Foundation’, recently travelled to New York City to …

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You might want to get that phone out of your bra

Two years ago, 21-year old Tiffany Frantz would slide her phone into her bra and carry on without a care in the world. Yes, it would have been convenient back then, but little did she know that her bad habit had silently caused breast cancer. She found a lump in her breast, and soon got to know that she had …

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French clinical study attributes Hypersensitivity to electromagnetic fields

Consistent with commitments made following the round table “RF, health, environment,” a study to evaluate a protocol of specialized care of patients with idiopathic environmental intolerance (“hypersensitivity”) attributed to electromagnetic fields began in February 2012. This is an independent pilot study, lasting 44 months, publicly funded in the framework of a National Hospital Clinical Research (PHRC 2010). Led by the …

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Cell overuse can cause brain cancer

Talking for too long on a mobile phone every day, half an hour or more, could increase the risk of brain cancer. However, a flawed study on cellphone use and brain cancer conducted by World Health Organisation has found no clear link between the two, if used moderately. WHO’s Interphone report, published in the ‘International Journal of Epidemiology’ this week, …

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