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Birth Control Pill Risks May Now Include Brain Cancer

The results of a study published in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology found that women taking hormonal contraceptives — those containing estrogen, progestin or a combination of both — showed higher rates of a rare brain tumor known as glioma. Via Time. Posted January 22, 2015. –Alanna McCatty

Can Cell Phones Cause Brain Tumors?

Ugh – I hate this topic. I love my cell phone. But as the real world use of cellphones has increased, we’ve all had a greater exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF) and there has been a corresponding increase in brain tumors. A new study published online in Pathophysiology indicating that use of a…