It’s quite unbelievable to think that there was a time, not so long ago, when cellular phones were considered luxury items. Today, cell phones are for most of us, a necessity. You just can’t leave the house without one; be it for work, family or, of course, posting Facebook and Twitter updates.
Despite their unarguable convenience, not everything about our favourite device is glorious. There is a mounting body of evidence to suggest that exposure to electromagnetic frequency (EMF) and radio frequency (RF), through extensive use of your cell phone, poses a risk to your health.
Sure there are skeptics, but lets put aside all questions of scientific validity shall we? Instead, lets rely on an old adage from Benjamin Franklin - "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure".
Here's how you can lower the potential risks of using your cell phone:
As mentioned, there is no definite study that concludes radiation exposure from cell phones poses a great health risk, but taking precautionary measures seems prudent and wise, something we know all of our readers are.