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Senator Colbeck cites health as reason to slow 'small cell' rush
Michigan Senator Patrick Colbeck, R-Canton of Michigan USA testifies on 5G Small Cells and the Internet of things.
He is urging lawmakers to vote no on 5G small cell streamlining bills.
In this testimony the Senator shared information from the Bioinitiative Report, microwave sickness, the health risks of 5G, the concerns about millimeter waves, concerns about Wi-Fi in schools, the problems with FCC limits and much more.
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France is banning mobile phones in schools
12 Dec 2017 Jenny Anderson Journalist, Quartz - Atlantic Media
On Sunday, France’s education minister announced that mobile phones will be banned from primary, junior, and middle schools, calling it a matter of “public health.” While phones are already prohibited in classrooms in France, starting in September 2018 students won’t be allowed to use them on breaks, at lunch, or between lessons either.
California’s state health agency doesn’t explicitly say that cell phones are dangerous — but it does point to multiple studies suggesting that the radio frequency energy may be linked to things like cancer, lowered sperm count and memory loss.
The Darker Side of Wireless Technology
New film explores hidden health problems linked to constant connectivity
By Conan Milner, Epoch Times
January 9, 2018 6:11 pm Last Updated: January 17, 2018 12:30 pm
Our bodies are subjected to one quintillion (1,000,000,000,000,000,000) times more electromagnetic radiation compared to just a decade ago, according to Olle Johansson, associate professor in neuroscience at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden.(jamesteohart/shutterstock)
Bill Gates is surprisingly strict about his kids' tech use - and it should be a red flag for the rest of us
Jan. 14, 2018, 10:00 AM Chris Weller
Smartphone overuse — or "addiction," according to some psychology experts — is becoming a growing concern for parents, academics, and even workers in Silicon Valley. Gates has some company in his old-school approaches to smartphone regulation: Steve Jobs, the famed Apple CEO and inventor of the iPad in 2011, didn't let his kids use the product at home.
- Bill Gates has set strict rules in his home regarding the use of cell phones and other technology.
- The policy speaks to the growing consensus in Silicon Valley that consumer tech is too addictive, and potentially harmful to young brains.
Ask Dr. Nandi: California sets guidelines to limit cell phone radiation exposure
5:46 PM, Dec 18, 2017
(WXYZ) - More than 95 percent of Americans now claim to own a cell phone. But is this relatively new technology really safe?
The jury is still out on that question, but one of the largest state health agencies in the nation isn’t waiting around for an answer.
California’s Department of Public Health has issued new guidelines on ways to reduce the risk from potentially-dangerous cell phone wireless signals. And they’re worth paying attention to.