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radio frequency fields


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Electromagnetic radiation on wavelengths used for radio transmission, as in cell phones, is believed not to have harmful biological effects. The possibility that this form of radiation may cause cancer, for instance of the brain, became the topic of epidemiological study in the late 20th century.


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