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SECTION 19 Prof. Carlo V. Bellieni, MD Neonatal Intensive Care Unit University of Siena, Siena, Italy Dr. Iole Pinto, PhD Director, Physical Agents Laboratory Tuscany Health and Safety Service, Siena, Italy Prepared for the BioInitiative Working Group September 2012 I. INTRODUCTION The exposure of the developing fetus and of children to electromagnetic fields (EMF) including...
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https://doi.org/10.1080/14767058.2017.1390559 Abstract BACKGROUND: Neonatal incubators are important tools for sick newborns in the first few days of life. Nevertheless, their electric engine, often very close to the newborn’s body, emits electromagnetic fields (EMF) to which newborns are exposed. Aim of this paper is to review the available literature on EMF exposure in incubators, and the effects of...
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Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine201722:52 https://doi.org/10.1186/s12199-017-0656-1 Abstract Background Low birth weight has been shown to be closely associated with neonatal mortality and morbidity, inhibited growth, poor cognitive development, and chronic diseases later in life. Some studies have also shown that excessive mobile phone use in the postnatal period may lead to behavioral complications in the...
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