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Ask the Doctors - Is there a connection between cell phones and brain tumor risk?

July 24, 2018

Ask the Doctors – Is there a connection between cell phones and brain tumor risk?

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Dear Doctor: I’ve heard that cell phones increase the risk of brain tumors – and that they don’t. Which is true? First, let’s look at brain tumors in general. Brain tumors are classified as either benign or malignant, meaning cancerous.  The most common type of benign brain tumor is a meningioma, which arises from the […]

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