Tag Archives: Health

Mobile Workers Tell How Health Suffered From Cell Phone Usage

Mobile Workers Tell How Health Suffered From Cell Phone Usage The Express October 16, 1999 An engineer launched a lawsuit against his former bosses at British telecom earlier this year, claiming the mobile phone they gave him caused him brain damage. Stever Corney, a father of three, worked for BT from 1986 until 1996, then […]

Cell Phone Health Hazard

Cell Phone Health Hazard Scares The Economist October 9, 1999 Scares about the ill-effects of mobiles will not stop the phones’ onward march A few months ago the British press was full of stories about mobile phones frying people’s brains, zapping their central nervous systems and generating brain tumors and cancers. Britain was not the […]

Mobile Phones And Health Inquiry Memorandum

Mobile Phones And Health Inquiry Memorandum By: Dr. Gerald J. Hyland Department of Physics University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom and International Institute of Biophysics Neuss-Holzheim, Germany June 18, 1999 PERSONAL STATEMENT Since 1985, I have been involved with the interaction of non-ionising radiation – specifically MICROWAVES – with living organisms, actively developing the novel […]

Cell Phones ‘Should Have RF Safe Health Warning’

Cell Phones ‘Should Have RF Safe Health Warning’ BBC News May 11, 1999 Mobile phones should carry a health warning, a charity caring for people with head injuries has said. Headway National Injuries Association says not enough is known about the potential dangers of exposure to mobile phone radiation. It wants mobiles to be regarded […]

Are Cell Phones A Health Hazard

Are Cell Phones A Health Hazard BBC News April 8, 1999 The impact that mobile phones have on health is unclear. Some scientific studies have linked use of mobiles to headaches, memory loss and cancer, while the industry claims that they are perfectly safe. The latest research, from Bristol University, has found that using mobile […]