Some experts say carrying cellphone close to chest bad idea
Some experts believe that carrying a cellphone in your bra could increase your risk of breast cancer. Video by ktnv.comvideo
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- It is something that lots of women admit to doing; carrying their cellphones under their shirts and in their bras.
Now, some medical experts are warning that it could put women at a greater risk for breast cancer.
They are advising women not to put their cellphones close to their chests.
The caution was issued after several recent cases of breast cancer with unusual patterns, including one that matched to outline of a phone.
The cellphone industry is denying that there is a problem and cites a lack of scientific evidence.
Doctors say it may be the heat of the battery or the radio frequency radiation that could increase the risk, especially among younger women.