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is it risky to keep mobile phone in pocket near heart? many people avoid to keep it there.

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Dr. George Arcos
Pain Management 38 years experience
Yes and No: Reseachers at harvard have opined that there is no significant risk to heart rhythm in healthy individuals , without implanted hardware. However , the electric and magnetic fields, although weak (low power), disrupt resonance and interfere with dna repair. This has led to who classifying cell phone radiation as a class b carcinogen. Brain, breast, and parotid gland cancers are risks.

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