Optimistic field work

Brink, Susan; Baig, Edward C.
March 1993
U.S. News & World Report;3/29/93, Vol. 114 Issue 12, p63
Reports that a new study in this month's issue of `Epidemiology' should ease the fears of people who live or work near power lines. Doubt cast on the link between cancer and electromagnetic fields, or EMFs; Study of the health records of 36,221 workers of the Southern California Edison Co.; No evidence of increased levels of leukemia, brain cancer and lymphoma; More research is needed; How electromagnetic fields may short-circuit electronic gadgets on airplanes.


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