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Can this cause cancer? Every night I sleep with my phone under my pillow this way the vibration from the alarm clock will wake me. Is this dangerous?

Can this cause cancer? Every night I sleep with my phone under my pillow this way the vibration from the alarm clock will wake me. Is this dangerous?

Probably not, but...: I would put your phone on airplane mode when it is under your pillow. That way, it is not receiving cell signals. We don't know if cell phones are truly safe, and I worry more in young people like you. Since you shouldn't be getting calls while you're sleeping, you can still use the alarm with your wi-fi and cellular service off, decreasing the electromagnetic exposure to your brain. ...Read more

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Is it safe to sleep with cell phone in bed for alarm purposes? Not directly under pillow, but in the bed in general? Risk of cancers, (i.E. Breast)?

Is it safe to sleep with cell phone in bed for alarm purposes? Not directly under pillow, but in the bed in general? Risk of cancers, (i.E. Breast)?

If there is: Any measurable risk of cell-phone induced cancer, it is infinitesimally small. You have as much chance of being struck by lightening as getting cancer from your cell phone, even if you sleep with it. ...Read more

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What can sleeping with your phone under your pillows do to you?

What can sleeping with your phone under your pillows do to you?

Probably nothing: Believe it or not, your phone and other electronic devices transmit signals even when you are not aware. This is particularly true of smart phones that have background programs running. Not enough to do much to you but electronics in your bedroom are distractions. Typically this decreases your sleep quality through fragmenting your sleep. ...Read more

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I sleep with a blackberry under my pillow, is this bad?

I sleep with a blackberry under my pillow, is this bad?

Maybe lose gadget: You've probably read plenty of advice about maintaining a bedroom that's calm, cool, and clear of glowing electronic gadgets. With the device geared to go off, you leave yourself on constant readiness. Instead, at night you should be winding down to get a good sleep. ...Read more

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Doing sex can I put pillow under hips what can pillow helps in?

Doing sex can I put pillow under hips what can pillow helps in?

Nothing to worry: There is no medical problem that i can see. What are you worried about? This appears to be a life style issue. ...Read more

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Pain in my outer left leg that moves around. Seems worse after sitting or standing. Lying down w pillow under leg helps.

Pain in my outer left leg that moves around. Seems worse after sitting or standing. Lying down w pillow under leg helps.

Nerve Impingement: Sounds like you may have a nerve impingement. The flexed position of sitting and the weight of your body when standing applies more pressure to the nerve thus worsening your symptoms, and when lying flat with a supportive pillow, the verve gets some relief. You need to see the Dr. for an exam and testing or a possible nerve impingement syndrome. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I need help. My baby fell from bed w/ a pillow but i didnt see what happend i just woke to her cry and she was already under the bed when i saw her?

I need help. My baby fell from bed w/ a pillow but i didnt see what happend i just woke to her cry and she was already under the bed when i saw her?

BABY FALL: How old is your baby? Approximately how far was the fall? How is baby acting now? If no visible signs of trauma to head, face, neck chest, belly, etc; AND baby is acting COMPLETELY NORMAL; there is likely no problem. If there is ANY trauma or you simply have uneasiness or need peace-of-mind; contact your baby's doctor or go to an emergency department. ...Read more

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5 live births from age 16-30. Age34 now&trying for 2yrs to get preggers. Besides a pillow under my hips are there any other home tricks that may help?

5 live births from age 16-30. Age34 now&trying for 2yrs to get preggers. Besides a pillow under my hips are there any other home tricks that may help?

See a doctor: After trying for that long, there likely is something going on especially being so fertile in the past. You should consider seeing a fertility specialist. Unfortunately, the pillow trick doesn't help at all. ...Read more