Reliability of Swedish Brain Tumor Data Questioned. Are Rates Actually Increasing?

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October 20, 2014News ResearchNo comments

October 20, 2014

Some leading epidemiologists have been saying that cell phones don’t pose a brain tumor risk because cancer rates are not going up. Now comes word that Swedish cancer registry data are in disarray and official statistics may be masking a disquieting trend.

Since 2008, there has been a close to 30% increase in patients with a brain tumor of an “unknown nature” and that increase is not reflected in the national cancer registry, according to a new analysis by Mona Nilsson, a Swedish journalist and the chairman of the Swedish Radiation Protection Foundation. Read more..

http://microwavenews.com/short-takes-archive/brain-tumor-rates-sweden

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