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First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Experts: Why wearable tech could pose health risks

Wearables have arrived. But some doctors and scientists say the latest must-have technology may pose serious health risks to the people wearing them.Internet-connected glasses, smart watches and health monitoring gadgets put wireless technology right ... [Published FOXNews.com - 6 hours ago]
Entities: Radiation, RF, Risk, Wi-Fi
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 2 reports

Apple's new iPhones may cause serious health damage due to high radiation

Apple, a digital giant from Cupertino, has recently released quite a dangerous new gadget. A study showed that Apple's new devices, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, produce the radiation, the level of which are close to permissible standard of electromagnetic ... [Published Pravda - Oct 06 2014]
Entities: Radiation, iPhone, iPhone 6
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Analysts Now Worried About iPhone 6 Radiation

When Apple is on the menu, everyone wants a bite. The latest poke at the iPhone 6 comes from a couple of analysts who are concerned that the iPhone 6 gives off too much radiation.Also referred to as RF (radio frequency), this form of radiation has been ... [Published Softpedia - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

[GadgeTell] Gadgetell Review: Pong Case

I’ve had the Pong Case on my iPhone 5S for the past couple weeks. My case, specifically, is a Classic style case in Radiant Orchid and it fits my personality perfectly.The Pong case’s intent is to both reduce radiation exposure for the use and increase ... [Published Technology Tell - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

iPhone 6 SAR: Radiation Levels and Separation Distance

- Sep. 20, 2014 - BERKELEY, Calif. -- For both Apple iPhone 6 models, the SAR level for the head is 1.18. When using a body-worn accessory to keep the phone five millimeters from the body, the SAR level is 1.18 for the iPhone 6 and 1.19 for the iPhone ... [Published Prlog - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Low sperm count? Blame your smartphone

Mobile phones have changed the way we communicated with each other since the early 90’s. From pay phones and land lines, to pagers and then from regular mobile phones to smartphones, communication has gone from just speaking to instant communication and ... [Published Deccan Chronicle - Sep 18 2014]

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Echoing Taylor’s concerns, he added: "Besides the peak RF exposure from Bluetooth devices, which is what the SAR measures, we need to be concerned about the cumulative RF exposure, as people may keep these devices on all day long."
Coates says, "Consumers don’t need wait for two inch stickers on the back of a cell phone warning of the risk to pregnant woman and children when simple smartphone accessories and safe phone usage can reduce cell phone radiation exposure now."
Coates says "When a cell phone is attached to a belt or in a pocket/purse radiation can penetrate the area near the cell phone handset. This radiant energy is absorbed much faster than at your head because tissues and organs such as liver, kidneys and reproductive organs provide much better conductivity than the skull. Major organs have no bone protection like the brain does. To avoid microwave exposure to vital organs and/or fetal development when using a cell phone next to the body, a deflective barrier “RF Safe Pocket Shield, Purse Shield or Flip Case Shield” must be used between the body and cell phone handset itself to prevent excessive cell phone radiation levels from exceeding the FCC's SAR guidelines."
...The smartest call any smart phone user can make is to ensure they have taken every step to avoid unnecessary health risk.” "Reducing RF exposure to the brain is addressing only part of the iPhone radiation, when carried in a pocket, the phone is often closer than the 10mm distance between the phone and users body, as instructed in the iPhone's user manual" Coates adds

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Experts: Why wearable tech could pose health risks [Published FOXNews.com - 6 hours ago]
Apple's new iPhones may cause serious health da... [Published Pravda - Oct 06 2014]
SAR explained: here is the radiation level of t... [Published Phone Arena - Oct 05 2014]
Analysts Now Worried About iPhone 6 Radiation [Published Softpedia - Oct 02 2014]
[GadgeTell] Gadgetell Review: Pong Case [Published Technology Tell - Sep 22 2014]
iPhone 6 SAR: Radiation Levels and Separation D... [Published Prlog - Sep 20 2014]
Low sperm count? Blame your smartphone [Published Deccan Chronicle - Sep 18 2014]
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