Phones do not cause prostate cancer

By Shamim Nateebwa.

Health Experts have dismissed reports that use of cell phones or putting them in the pocket for long hours can cause cancer prostate cancer.

According to Dr.Noleb Mugisha, the head of Training and Research at Uganda Cancer Institute, there is no far no there have been no concrete findings to back such claims.

He further explains that Cancer is caused by genetic mutations and cellphones emit a type of low frequency energy that does not damage genes.

According to statistics from the Uganda Cancer Institute, prostate cancer is one the leading causes of cancer deaths in men in Uganda.