Cell Phone Users 'Putting Their Health At Risk', Claims Swedish Doctor
April 2, 1998
Mobile phone users are putting their health at risk if they make calls lasting more than two minutes, a new study has revealed.
Symptoms such as...Cell Phone Radiation
Headaches From Cell Phones: Are They Real And What Are The Implications?
Environmental Health Perspectives (A Journal Published By The National Institutes Of Health)
Author: Allan H. Frey
There have been many recent reports of headaches occurring in association with the use of hand-held cellular telephones (1,2)....Cell Phone Radiation
Cell Phone Health Issues
Communications & Networking
As local competition heats up, more widespread and longer use of wireless phones is bound to draw attention to radiation effects.
Do cellular or PCS phones cause brain cancer That's what a group of British scientists are saying. Heck, one of them has even...Cell Phone Radiation
Cell Phones 'Pose Health Risk To Embryos'
February 6, 1998
Scientists have warned that mobile phones could threaten the health of unborn babies. The effect of mobile phone radiation on pregnant women is believed to be more than serious than previously thought.
A French research team studied the effects of mobile phone...Cell Phone Radiation
Europeans Divided On Cell phone Standards
Journalist: Peter Clarke
January 29, 1998
The European Telecommunications Standards Institute's (ETSI) move to establish a standard for the Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS) appears to have hit a stalemate. In a vote Wednesday, two proposals for the third-generation...Cell Phone Radiation
British Scientists Demand Cell Phone Warnings
Reuters, January 12, 1998
Journalist: Kirstin Ridley
LONDON - British scientists are demanding that mobile telephones, an indispensable tool for millions, carry a health warning.
Amid an explosive growth of mobile communications, concerns are mounting about cellular telephones'...Cell Phone Radiation
Technology Changes Hinder Phone Cancer Research
Journalist: Jeremy Scott-Joynt
January 19, 1998
LONDON -- Constant changes in the design of mobile telephone handsets are hindering research into possible health risks of mobile technology, according to a senior World Health Organization scientist.
Researchers in...Cell Phone Radiation
Say That Again?
Researchers Plan To See If Cell Phones Could Affect Memory
Journalist: Tim Beardsley
December 11, 1997
Regulators in Europe are taking a harder look at mobile phone safety. Although claims that fields from power lines could cause cancer have been authoritatively refuted by the U.S. National...Cell Phone Radiation
U.K.'s National Radiological Board Finds Magnetic Fields Appear To Affect Learning In Animals
Journalists: Tim Beardsley
December 11, 1997
Scientists at the U.K.'s National Radiological Board have found that magnetic fields do indeed appear to affect learning in animals, as first stated by a U.S. researcher. In...Cell Phone Radiation
Ring Of Confidence
Sydney Morning Herald
Journalist: David Flynn
October 18, 1997
The jury is still out on the question of whether mobile phones damage your health, but the wired generation is taking no risks. Devices that protect against potentially harmful side effects have become hot accessories. DAVID FLYNN reports.
Can I...Cell Phone Radiation
European Commission to Unveil Research Project on Health Effects of Wireless Phones
September 10, 1997
Shillingford, Joia -- The European Commission will soon unveil a research project on the potential health risks of wireless phones. The EU's mobile phone expert Leo Koolen says the research--to cost between 18...Cell Phone Radiation
Belgian Study Says Mobile Phone Use Probably Safe
August 26, 1997
Mobile phones probably do not pose a health risk to humans, according to a Belgian study sponsored by Belgacom, which controls 75 percent of Belgacom Mobile, the biggest mobile phone network in Belgium. Dr. Luc Verschaeve--head of the group that...