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Doctor insights on: Can Leaving A Phone Or Bluetooth Headset In Your Pocket Lead To Cancer

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Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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Can putting your cell phone in your bra cause breast cancer?

Can putting your cell phone in your bra cause breast cancer?

No medical : Evidence to support or refute this causation. It is probably not a good idea to keep it there all the time. ...Read more

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If i keep putting your cellphone in you breast pocket, there's a tendency that your arteries will harden?

If i keep putting your cellphone in you breast pocket, there's a tendency that your arteries will harden?

I am not aware that: Placing your cell phone next to your chest will cause any internal damage (or external) to your body. ...Read more

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Can holding your cell phone over your crotch while waiting for texts or calls give you problems?

Can holding your cell phone over your crotch while waiting for texts or calls give you problems?

It is possible: The cellphone manufactures say no. Some animal studies say yes. We may never know. It is hard to do a study on human gonads (any volunteers?). To be safe, carry it in a holster on your hip. ...Read more

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Can a mole in behind your eye be cancer or turn into cancer?

Can a mole in behind your eye be cancer or turn into cancer?

Possibly: Any mole anywhere can be cancerous. See a dermatologist to check it out. Make sure you wear sun block oceangirl. ...Read more

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If smoking in a car with a child in the front next to you can you makd them ill and a risk of them dying?

If smoking in a car with a child in the front next to you can you makd them ill and a risk of them dying?

Yes and No: Smoking in a car, next to a child, can make a child ill in several ways: eye irritant/allergic symptoms, nose irritant/allergic symptoms, ear infections, middle ear fluid (temporarily dulls hearing), throat irritation/pain, lung asthma (decreases exercise abilities and prolongs colds and flus), etc... The risk of the child dying from second hand smoke is small, but why take any risk at all? ...Read more

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Is there a way to sterilize or sanitize an iPod or phone? They have so many germs.

Is there a way to sterilize or sanitize an iPod or phone? They have so many germs.

Sanitary wipes...: If you get the antibacterial wipes, you can wipe off you your phones, Ipod, door nobs, toilet levers, etc. Happy germ hunting... ...Read more