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Cellphone Use Linked to Excess Saliva

July 16, 2012
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A recent study shows a link between heavy cellphone use and saliva production. Scientists at the Vidhya Shikshan Prasark Mandal's Dental College and Research Centre in India have found that the gland responsible for saliva production is larger in people who talk a lot on cell-phones. Patrick Jones has the juicy details on this Buzz60.

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