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Environmental Health Institute Report Concludes Evidence Is "Weak" That Electric And Magnetic Fields Cause Cancer

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June 17, 1999
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NIH-National Institute Of Environmental Health Sciences
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After six years of accelerated, Congressionally mandated research, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences today announced it has concluded that the evidence for a risk of cancer and other human disease from the electric and magnetic fields (EMF) around power lines is "weak."

After six years of accelerated, Congressionally mandated research, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences today announced it has concluded that the evidence for a risk of cancer and other human disease from the electric and magnetic fields (EMF) around power lines is "weak."


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NIH-National Institute Of Environmental Health Sciences. "Environmental Health Institute Report Concludes Evidence Is "Weak" That Electric And Magnetic Fields Cause Cancer." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 17 June 1999. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/06/990617071949.htm>.
NIH-National Institute Of Environmental Health Sciences. (1999, June 17). Environmental Health Institute Report Concludes Evidence Is "Weak" That Electric And Magnetic Fields Cause Cancer. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 23, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/06/990617071949.htm
NIH-National Institute Of Environmental Health Sciences. "Environmental Health Institute Report Concludes Evidence Is "Weak" That Electric And Magnetic Fields Cause Cancer." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/06/990617071949.htm (accessed April 23, 2014).

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