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I am horrified to see toddlers mouthing mobile phones. What are the risks?

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Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis
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In brief: Wow!

Wow, that would horrify me too.
So many bacteria/viruses on the phone for one, and all the illnesses that go with it. Not to mention the potential for injurying their teeth and gums. And there is the concern about electromagnetic radiation from cell phones--for an infant especially. And how about the effects of saliva on the phone? I wonder if the iphone 5 is "spit-proof"?

In brief: Wow!

Wow, that would horrify me too.
So many bacteria/viruses on the phone for one, and all the illnesses that go with it. Not to mention the potential for injurying their teeth and gums. And there is the concern about electromagnetic radiation from cell phones--for an infant especially. And how about the effects of saliva on the phone? I wonder if the iphone 5 is "spit-proof"?
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