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Abstract We investigate the relationship between cell phones and brain cancer using brain cancer death rates for 88 countries between 1990 and 2015 from the World Health Organization and country‐level mobile phone subscription rates from the World Bank. We estimate difference‐in‐difference models including country and year fixed effects and time‐varying country covariates. We find that...
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By CNN Philippines Staff Published Dec 3, 2019 Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, December 3) — A lawmaker has filed a bill which seeks to ban the use of electronic gadgets in schools for grades 10 and below. San Jose Del Monte City lone district Rep. Rida Robes has filed House Bill No. 5542 or the “Electronic Gadget-Free...
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Posted on November 20, 2019 – Directorate of Legal and Administrative Information (Prime Minister) Credits: © elenabsl -Adobe Stock.com Tablets, connected watches, radio controlled toys … From 1 st  July 2020, the specific absorption rate (SAR) will be displayed on all radiofrequency radiation emitting devices that can be used near the human body (up to 20 centimeters...
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Re posted from : Posted on October 29, 2019 As already presented the present SAR for mobile phones is based on a distance of 5 mm between the phone and body (skin). The real situation for most persons is no distance (0 mm). According to Microwave News the French government asks for new SAR measurements based on real-life...
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Published on 25.10.19 Translated from French The National Agency for Food Safety, Environment and Labor (ANSES) published on 21 October 2019 its opinion on the health effects related to waves emitted by mobile phones when used close to the body. The opinion does not reveal a serious and immediate danger but underlines that the results of the...
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21/10/2019 The control of exposure to waves emitted by mobile phones was modified in 2016 to take into account the evolution of models and uses. Since then, manufacturers are required to evaluate the exposure under realistic conditions of use, ie when the phone is placed very close to the body, at most 5 mm away. However, a...
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Electromagn Biol Med. 2019;38(1):32-47. doi: 10.1080/15368378.2019.1567526. Epub 2019 Jan 22. Ubiquitous and ever increasing use of mobile phones led to the growing concern about the effects of radiofrequency radiation (RFR) emitted by cell phones on biological systems. The aim of this study is to explore whether long-term RFR exposure at different frequencies affects DNA damage and oxidant-antioxidant parameters...
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Press Conference of October 1st, 2019 European Parliament Image credit https://www.phonegatealert.org 2 Oct 2019 We would like to thank MEPs Philippe Lamberts, Michèle Rivasi and Klaus Buchner of the Greens/EFA for this remarkable event organised on 1 October 2019 at the European Parliament. This allowed our President to launch an alert to the European authorities asking them...
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Phonegate: On-going international Collective Actions https://www.phonegatealert.org/en/phonegate-international-collective-actions?fbclid=IwAR2_14e981lAgUp61oPW_hEuscjk-Uh6W11eI0eDqHoRAViIvvyYBTHb7IU Within the framework of Phonegate, following is the list of legal actions in progress against mobile phone companies: France Xiaomi – Redmi Note 5 and Mi Mix 2S mobile phones On April 15, 2019, the first criminal complaint within the framework of Phonegate was filed with the Paris Public...
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