Media coverage: Mobile phones and cancer risk

The release of a 10-year WHO study into mobile phone use and brain cancer risk — Interphone — has led to massive international media coverage of the issue, with often contradictory headlines.

Local media coverage:

Radio NZ – Checkpoint: Brain tumour risk may increase among heavy cellphone users
DomPost: Phone study fails to rule out tumour link
The Press: Children ‘should not use’ cellphones
Otago Daily Times (AP): Cell phone link to cancer unresolved: study
TVNZ Breakfast: Study links mobile phone use to brain cancer
TVNZ (Reuters): WHO phones and cancer study inconclusive
NZ Doctor: No clear link between cellphones and brain cancer
NZPA: Big cellphone study finds limited cancer risk