Brain tumour is a rare type of cancer in human beings. The exact cause of brain tumour is not known; but some factors increase your risk of developing the disease. Risk factors for brain tumour include:
Having these risk factors does not mean that you will develop brain cancer and everyone who gets brain tumour does not have risk factors. Many of these factors cannot be changed or prevented, but certain factors that can decrease your risk of getting the disease include:
Cell phones and brain tumour: There is no study to suggest that "high usage" of cell phones increases the risk of brain tumour, but the association of "high usage" of cell phones over long periods and brain tumour is yet to be investigated.
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