Supporting Studies Archive

10 Health Risks Caused By Mobile Phones

It is very likely for you to suffer from a new disease that has been recently discovered, if you spend a lot of time playing with your cell phone even when it’s not ringing or vibrating. A 34 year old woman from Spain has been recently diagnosed with ‘WhatsAppitis’, which is actually a bilateral wrist pain brought about by using …

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How Using Mobile Phones at Night Disrupts Sleep

One effective solution to free your mind from the stress over tomorrow’s meeting or shopping lists or whether you remembered to lock the back door, is to not keep your cell phone on the bedside table, instead moving it outside the room. According to Ofcom, cell phones are kept on overnight by as much as 8 out of 10 people …

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Higher Rates of ADHD in Children who use Mobile Phones

Recently, it has been revealed that children who use cell phones and are exposed to lead are at a greater threat from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) than those children who use little or no  cell phone but are still exposed to lead. According to a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 11% of the children …

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Epidemiological evidence associates tumours to wireless phones

The impact of microwave emissions from wireless phones on potential cancer risks is a growing concern among people these days. In order to scientifically prove the relationship between the long-term use of cell phone and its connection with certain tumors, the Interphone study group and the Hardell group in Sweden was made part of the experiment and later evaluated. The …

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Mobile phones and Wi-fi are harmful to plants

Have you ever wondered why you feel a silent sense of relief when you shut down your mobile phone or close the laptop? This could be explained by the effect that low level electromagnetic waves emitted by the cell phones and wifi have on us. To look into this matter, a science project was conducted by the 9th graders in …

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Higher Oxidative Stress Levels in Saliva of Heavy Cellphone Users

For a considerable length of time, scientists have been trying to understand, and come up with the negative consequences of regular mobile phone usage on health, but all studies done uptill now have failed to give some solid results. At present, cell phones are believed to be a potential carcinogen, according to International  Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). Dr. …

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Radiation Watchdog calls for Limitation on Cellphone use by Children

An increased usage of mobile phones by children is now seen as a growing trend. It is even more astonishing to see young children being affected by brain cancer. A link has been developed between the two trends and due to this, Australia has issued a warning with the help of federal government health watchdog, Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear …

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Exposure to Mobile Tower Radiation Linked to Over 7000 Deaths

Results of a research study conducted in the city of Belo Horizonte, Brazil has conclusively linked cancer deaths to the mobile phone network. More than 80 percent of those who died from cancer were found to be living roughly a third of a mile from a phone tower. And their tumours which were generally in the breasts, lungs, kidneys, prostate, …

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New Study Shows Mobile Phones Increase the Risk Of Cancer

The suspected dangers of constant mobile phone usage have been a great concern among scientists. Presently, cellular phones are grouped, by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), as carcinogenic category 2b which is a very dangerous carcinogen to humans. A recent study at the Tel Aviv University, may bring more bad news. Dr. Yaniv Hamzany of Tel Aviv University’s Sackler …

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Two new studies correlate wireless phones and malignant tumours

It is a well-known fact that mobile and cordless phones emit radio frequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF), when used and it is even clearer that there is an increased risk of developing brain tumour as an effect. In a recent study done in May 2011, The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) at the World Health Organization (WHO) evaluated the …

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