Tag Archives: Brain

Nokia Says Microsoft Must Handle Cell Phone Radiation Health Concerns

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Nokia spokesperson Maija Taimi said that Microsoft has acquired mobile device business of Nokia and therefore handsets related queries should be sent to them, including those related to the biological safety of Nokia’s Smartphone devices. That’s the response reporters have received which are inquiring about Microsoft/Nokia’s selective funding of cell phone radiation exposure research. This […]

Berkeley Votes On “Right To Know” Cell Phone Warning Ordinance

UPDATE: Cell phone Radiation Right-To-Know Ordinance Unanimously Passes In Berkeley CA May 13, 2015 The city of Berkeley’s proposed ordinance isn’t about debating the role that cell phones play in the causation of cancer and other medical disorders.  The fact that biologists can demonstrate that electromagnetic radiation generated by cellular phones has biological effects that […]

Wireless Radiation From Tablet PC Could Be Harming Kids Health Researchers Say

They are being embraced by educators as important learning tools, but some health experts are warning that tablets and smartphones can have harmful health effects, especially on young, developing children. Dr. Devra Davis, President of Environmental Health Trust, says microwave radiation from the devices pose significant risks to children. “The radiation from a cellphone, which […]

Cell phone use and brain tumours linked in CERENAT case-control study.

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Friday Sep 5, 2014  – Heavy use of cell phones linked to brain tumors – new study A case-control study in France confirms the possibility that using cell phones increases the risk of  primary central nervous system tumors such as gliomas and meningiomas. Long term studies tend to find an positive association between use of […]

Cell Phone Use In Children and Teens Translates To 5 Times Greater Increase In Brain Cancer

If today’s young people don’t reduce their use of wireless mobile devices, they may suffer an “epidemic” of the disease in later life. Research indicates children and teenagers are five times more likely to get brain cancer if they use mobile phones. At least nine out of ten 16-year-olds have their own handset, as do […]

Cell Phone Radiation Exposure Increases When Using Wired Hands-Free Headsets

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RF Safe rebuts the common misconception reported by media that Hands-free Headsets are hailed as one of the best ways to reduce overall cranial exposure from cell phone radiation by increasing the distance between the phone and head. A new study published in Clinical Neurophysiology suggests it doesn’t take years or even months of exposure […]

Devra Davis, Ph.D. Cell Phones and Brain Cancer on MSNBC

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YtvAbNbuyK0 Devra Davis, Ph.D. President and Founder, Environmental Health Trust, lecturer, San Francisco, London Scientists and policy makers in tech-savvy nations like Israel and Finland are taking steps to protect the young brain and reproductive organs. Yet in the states, the iPhone plastic baby rattle case protects the phone’s glass screen from cracking when dropped […]

Cell Phones May Damage Nerves In The Scalp

Cell Phones May Damage Nerves In The Scalp Reuters Journalist: Amy Norton August 15, 2000 As cellular phones become ubiquitous, their status as a possible health threat–either as a distraction to drivers or a potential cause of brain tumors–is gaining more attention. Now, investigators say there is evidence that cell phones may damage nerves in […]

Cell Phones: We Need More Testing

Cell Phones: We Need More Testing Business Week Journalist: Norm Alster August 14, 2000 Back in the early 1980s, there were 35 researchers at the Environmental Protection Agency exploring the biological effects of radiation from cell phones and other devices. But by 1987, budget cuts had shut the program down. Since then, the Federal Communications […]

DTI and Which? At Odds Over Phone Safety

DTI and Which? At Odds Over Cell Phone Safety The Register Journalist: Lucy Sheriff August 08, 2000 Consumers have been left without a clue – should they go hands-6.00 or clamp their  cell phone to their ear? Research published by the government today indicates that hands-6.00 mobile phone kits are safe to use. These new […]

Mobile Phones Safety Muddle

Mobile Phones Safety Muddle Daily Mail August 08, 2000 Mobile phone users face further anxiety and confusion today over the safety of hands-6.00 kits. An official Government report will give earpieces the all-clear and say they limit exposure to potentially dangerous radiation. But last night other safety experts condemned the findings as ‘misleading’ and said […]

Cellphone Risk: Could Cancer Lawsuits Come To Europe

Cellphone Risk: Could Cancer Lawsuits Come To Europe ZD Net UK Journalist: Graeme Wearden August 04, 2000 The whole world is watching the outcome of a neurologist’s claim against  cellphone manufacturers If the impending lawsuit against Motorola is successful in the US, it could force mobile phone manufacturers here to settle out of court in […]