These simple steps can help you
The mobile phone is omnipresent in our lives and is totally addictive. We use it to not only communicate with one another but also to chat, play games, see movies, read, follow news and so much more. We know and recognise it as a tool that has revolutionised how we communicate.
However, there is a lot of concern about the impact of mobile radiation on human health. Many doctors, researchers, and scientists all over the world suggest precautions to reduce the level of radiation you absorb from using your mobile phone. Cellphone manufacturers also have the warnings in their fine print.
Let us look at some of the major health issues caused by phone radiation:
The harmful radiations also lead to lower productivity, fatigue, headaches and machine breakdowns.
You also might not be aware that the World Health Organization (WHO) and International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) classified radiofrequency electromagnetic fields as possibly carcinogenic to humans (Group 2B).
In addition to that, in India, the Rajasthan High Court in 2012 ordered the relocation of mobile towers from educational institutions, hospitals and playgrounds. The Supreme Court of India upheld the 2012 Rajasthan High Court’s decision to remove all cell towers from the vicinity of schools, hospitals and playgrounds because of radiation being “hazardous to life.”
It is important, therefore, to adopt some precautions to protect ourselves from mobile radiation:
Ajay Poddar is Managing Director of Syenergy Environics Ltd, a radiation purification solution provider
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