Mobiles, Coffee, Breast Implants Unlikely Cancer Causes

February 2008
Red Herring;2/4/2008, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on a cancer risk ranking system devised by an Australian cancer specialist to debunk popular myths. University of New South Wales Professor Bernard Stewart lists the risk of cancer from proven and likely, to inferred, unknown or unlikely in a five-point system. The cancer risk assessment has reaffirmed that smoking, alcohol and exposure to sunlight are leading cancer risk factors. The assessment also allayed concerns about coffee, mobile phones, deodorants, breast implants and water with added fluoride as risk factors.


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