Children Leukemia Specialist Napoleon OH

Electricity keeps our lives humming, but since the late 1970s, scientists have been concerned that magnetic fields generated by electrical power lines may cause cancer—particularly childhood leukemia.

Salvatore Veltri, MD
(419) 784-1414
1400 E 2nd St
Defiance, OH
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1989

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Salvatore Veltri
(419) 784-1414
PO Box 218
Defiance, OH
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Defiance Clinic

Sujith R Kalmad, MD
(216) 765-0387
9500 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Warren J Pevnick, DO
(937) 316-6042
770 Berkshire Dr
Greenville, OH
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Kirksville Coll Of Osteo Med, Kirksville Mo 63501
Graduation Year: 1970

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Mikkael Aaron Sekeres, MD
(216) 445-9353
Desk R35 9500 Euclid Ave,
Cleveland, OH
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19104
Graduation Year: 1996

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Joseph Bryan Krueger, MD
(607) 737-4100
121 Westfield Dr
Archbold, OH
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-Robt W Johnson Med Sch, New Brunswick Nj 08901
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Arnot-Ogden Med Ctr, Elmira, Ny; St Josephs Hospital, Elmira, Ny
Group Practice: Associated Radiologists Of The Finger Lakes Pc St Josephs Ho; Falck Cancer Ctr Associated Radiologists Of The Finger Lks

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Kavitha Kosuri
(614) 947-3700
300 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Kevin J Kerwin
(216) 476-7606
18200 Lorain Ave
Cleveland, OH
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Robert Bernard Summe, MD
(513) 321-4333
2727 Madison Rd
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1991

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Ralph Roach
(740) 779-7589
4439 State Route 159
Chillicothe, OH
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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The Hidden Danger of Electrical Power Lines

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Electricity keeps our lives humming, but since the late 1970s, scientists have been concerned that magnetic fields generated by electrical power lines may cause cancer—particularly childhood leukemia.

The latest electromagnetic study reveals a shocking possibility: Children who live within 200 meters (about 220 yards) of high-voltage power lines at birth have a 69 percent higher risk of leukemia than those who live farther than 600 meters (656 yards) from the lines. Infants who lived between 200 and 600 meters had a 23 percent higher risk of leukemia.

The study’s authors, from the University of Oxford’s Childhood Cancer Research Group, readily admit that their results, while important, could be due to chance since they did not factor in any socioeconomic or environmental factors other than magnetic fields. Still, it’s the largest power-line study to date. Between 1962 and 1995, the researchers statistically analyzed the health records of more than 29,000 English and Welsh children with cancer (9,700 of whom had leukemia) and cross-referenced that information with Britain’s National Grid records.

Little is understood about how or why magnetic fields pose health risks, yet there appears to be a correlation between childhood cancer and high-voltage power lines.

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