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Cell Phones (Overview)

Cell phones are mobile telephones.


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Do cell phones cause a health issue?

Do cell phones cause a health issue?

Radiofrequency: Cell phones are a source of radio frequency radiation, however at this time, there is lack of significant evidence to show that cell phones can lead to an increased risk to formation of brain tumors or any other health conditions. Many of the studies already done have biases or data that is not conclusive. ...Read more

Cell Phones (Overview)

Cell phones are mobile telephones.


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What sort of issues surround cell phones and kids?

What sort of issues surround cell phones and kids?

Driving: There is no proven harm from cell phone use. The major health risk is probably teenagers who use cell phones while driving. Foolish for the obvious reason of increased risk of mva. ...Read more

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What are the health hazards of using cell phones ?

What are the health hazards of using cell phones ?

Cancer clusters: And 'overhead' high tension wires are urban/suburban legend. No fact. The cell phone issue, linked to brain tumors, is equally ill-founded, but a national scientific body has breathed life by saying it is possible. Since "invisible waves" and x-rays are mysterious, despit very understandable scientific facts, some worry about theories. Fact: the waves coming ini are not ionizing or penetrating. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if cell phones affect your health?

Can you tell me if cell phones affect your health?

Radiofrequency: Cell phones are a source of radio frequency radiation, however at this time, there is lack of significant evidence to show that cell phones can lead to an increased risk to formation of brain tumors or any other health conditions. Many of the studies already done have biases or data that is not conclusive. ...Read more

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What are the ways that cell phones affect your health?

What are the ways that cell phones affect your health?

It may be: Related to the energy waves that impact the ear and brain. One surgeon reported an increase in acoustic neuroma (a rare tumor) but it did not prove it. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if cell phones cause health problems in kids?

Cellphones: Cell phones can affect health if used while driving. Many states have laws preventing cell use while driving. ...Read more

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If cell phones are "safe, " then why are headsets recommended?

Driving: Cell phones and the new culture of texting and getting distract in the road, are potencial risk for dying or get severlly injured. As a consequense, the current recommendation is the use of the headset to avoid getting distracted and have a car accident beside they may prevent injuries not only accident but neck strain and headaches for bad neck positioning while talking by phone. ...Read more