Exposure to Blue Light at Night May Increase Risk of Prostate, Breast Cancer, Study Says

Exposure to Blue Light at Night May Increase Risk of Prostate, Breast Cancer, Study Says
Exposure to artificial light at night, such as the blue light emitted by most LEDs and computer and smartphone screens, may increase the risk of developing prostate cancer and breast cancer, according to researchers from Spain. Their study, “Evaluating the Association between Artificial Light-at-Night Exposure and Breast and Prostate Cancer Risk in Spain (MCC-Spain Study),” was published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives. "WHO's International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) has classified night shift work as probably carcinogenic to humans. There is evidence pointing to an association between exposure to a
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