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Harmful Effects Of White Noise Machines
What are the health effects of excessive use of laptop, cell phone, etc.? Especially in young people?
Are android (methyltestosterone) phones more harmful than the normal phones because of being prone to harmful frequencies?
Are Handheld Teeth Whitening LED Accelerators dangerous? What are the pros and cons? Does the light cause cancer too?
Gasoline Inhalation: See: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/002806.htmGet a more detailed answer ›
Are there any side effects of coloring white hairs using commercial products like loreal especially after age 50?
No: There should be no side effects if the package instructions are followed. ...Read more
There is no links: In the medical literature connecting mobile phone use or computer use to wrinkles. So there is no evidence based findings to support making that connection. ...Read more
Try it!: This is controversial but harm could not cause. It should increase the local skin blood circulation with possible beneficial effect. I have a question however, have you been properly examined as to the reasons ur loosing hair? Did you see a dermatologist? If not go see one! ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Tanning beds & eyes: According to the health physics society, your eyes are especially prone to damage from tanning bed use. In fact, research shows that, in a tanning bed, ultraviolet radiation exposure to the eyes reaches up to 100 times greater than from the sun. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Do laptops emit a harmful type of radiation? Is it comparable to medical testing? If so, what are these harmful effects?
Not that I know of.: The problem with laptops is heat - just the regular hot air that the cooling fans blow out from the inside. In men, if the hot air is directed into the lap, it can compromise fertility, as sperm need lower temperature to be functional. Radiation as such was a product of high voltage (50000 volts) in old crt screens; as it never goes over 30 volts or so in laptops, there is no way to make radiation. ...Read more
None: There are no proven side effects of using Fluoride at normal doses. Fluoride is an all natural mineral which occurs in the earth and ground water all over the world. It was discovered by accident that it makes teeth stronger due to a naturally high concentration of Fluoride in ground water in colorado around 1900. Humans have evolved drinking Fluoride since the beginning of time. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: While less dangerous than regular cigarettes, electronic ones have possible risks, including nitrosamines (cancer causing), diethylene glycol an antifreeze ingredient tetramethylpyrazine a toxin liquid nictotine at varying levels (very addicitive and potentially heart harmful) they produce secondhand vapor they are marketed to youngsters by virtue of flavors such as chocolate, strawberry & mint. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are there any side effects of using 20% mequinol over large areas of skin? Does it cause lightening effect?
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Are there benefits of uv radiation? Are there benefits of uv radiation?
What are the effects of uv on the eye?
What are the effects of uv on the skin?
Does uv interact with the immune system?
What are some human health problems that are caused by over
Difficult to answer: Scanners do produce electromagnetic radiation but it is non-ionizing. Ionizing radiation like x-rays are dangerous to DNA. Regard the millimetre wave radiation radiation likely it does not cause DNA damage to your tissue. There are some studies that show DNA damage outside of the cell but not really inside of the cell per say. Basically your ok for the very short time your in the scanners. ...Read more
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