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California Warnings About Cellphones

Postby zetreque on December 16th, 2017, 7:13 pm 

California Warnings About Cellphones
https://www.forbes.com/sites/brucelee/2017/12/16/california-warnings-about-cellphones-what-you-need-to-know/#3454ec866ac4
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) just came out with some safety warnings and guidelines about cell phone use (and not giant anteater use). The guidelines described the science of cell phone and RF risk as "still evolving," which is not exactly an endorsement of its safety. (You never want to tell your significant other that your opinion of him or her is "still evolving.") As the guidelines state, some laboratory experiments and human health studies have raised the possibility that "long-term, high use of cell phones may be linked to certain types of cancer and other health effects" including:

Brain, acoustic nerve, and salivary glands tumors
Lower or less active sperm
Headaches
Behavior, learning, or memory problems
Sleep disturbances



As a result, science has not proven cell phones and the emitted RF to be absolutely safe. As Dr. Sanjay Gupta explained for CNN in may take decades to realize what cellphones can do to your brain and body:


https://www.ewg.org/news-and-analysis/2 ... -phone-use
The state Department of Public Health was forced to release the guidelines in March after a lawsuit by University of California, Berkeley, researcher Dr. Joel Moskowitz. At the time, the department said the guidelines were only a draft, but they now are the state’s official position.


In studies by the federal National Toxicology Program, male rats exposed to cell phone radiation had a greater chance of developing a brain cancer called malignant glioma, as well as developing a tumor found on the heart. Based on human epidemiological studies demonstrating increased risk of brain tumors, the World Health Organization has declared cell phone radiation a possible carcinogen. Meanwhile, the telecom industry continues to fight efforts to inform the public.
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Re: California Warnings About Cellphones

Postby Braininvat on December 16th, 2017, 7:58 pm 

Until there is more data, I'm thinking "put everyone on speaker" is a great option.
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Re: California Warnings About Cellphones

Postby zetreque on December 16th, 2017, 8:12 pm 

Braininvat » Sat Dec 16, 2017 3:58 pm wrote:Until there is more data, I'm thinking "put everyone on speaker" is a great option.


And giving people a choice on if they want the power or gas company to install one of those dumb meters that were sold to us on lies and don't live up to expectations anyway.
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