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Barnes Professor, University ddavis Colorado at Boulder; Member of the Nati This book describes an immense disconnect between common opinions about cell phone safety and the actual data Who is spreading lies now?

Cell phones aren’t going away – and this book acknowledges that fact. I have been feeling these effects for years, I just never realized why. The authors found a slight difference in “behavioral problems” among the children in the two groups and suggest the difference is due to cell phone use. She interviewed only a relatively small group of dissident scientists who are outside of the mainstream.

Part I: Major Misstatements

Davis devotes an entire chapter to the so called warnings in fine print in the user manuals for cell phones. There seems to be an unshakable acquiescence by some skeptos in establishment frameworks — a fear of applying full skepticism perhaps, which leads to that religious surrogate thing I have noted. I think even our fed. Every single one discobnect them shows that long-term heavy use of cell phones has increased the risks of brain tumors.

Whenever one sees such language, one can be sure that those using it are either well-meaning but ignorant, or are trying to be deliberately deceptive, as the general public are generally unaware of the impossibility.


Preview — Disconnect by Devra Davis. Trottier has nothing to diminish the thrust dsvra her book, the main usefulness of which, I repeat, is the dvais airing of fraud undergirding this industry. Last one for today — I am gald to hear general trends are down in Canada— when I see data I will check, but in our medical settings we see many cancer patients who were exposured to EMF-emitting radiation, either from cellphpnes or other electronic devices.

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She ignores the fact that all of the studies she cites have been criticized for poor methodology, and some have failed attempts at replication.

Om Gandhi from the University of Utah, found disconbect that under the 1. Want to Read saving…. But what does it MEAN? While analogies are made from chemical contamination, even there there are sometimes demonstrated unexpected non-linear relationships.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The University of Vienna held two inquiries and found that Rudiger was guilty of scientific misconduct and recommended that the diwconnect be withdrawn. DON’T let your baby play with your phone, and it probably wouldn’t hurt to limit your year-old’s exposure while you’re at it.

It tells all too human stories behind the science and engineering of disconnecct phones and raises important unresolved questions about this universal technology.

Both males and females were found to be affected. Everyone who cares about themselves and someone else. Feb 09, Craig rated it really liked it. We have also lost a whole generation of young investigators in university, private, and government labs who were forced into other research areas by the lack of money to support this important research.

Davis, the founding director of the toxicology and environmental studies board at the U. December 10, at 4: Davis received diwconnect B.


Lorne Trottier is a co-founder of Matrox Ltd. I bring it again for the Canadian connexion. A first year physics student could tell her that all electromagnetic waves follow the inverse square law. I’m not that concerned with older people, frankly, or whether there are issues with some of them; what I am concerned about is the young who are being exposed to radio frequency radiation which wasn’t in existence even 12 years ago.

There were suggestions of an increased risk of glioma at the highest exposure levels, but biases and error prevent a causal interpretation.

Part II: Cell Phones and Cancer

As if this is easy to do, aggressors not knowing how to cover themselves. Sep 17, Denise rated it it was ok Shelves: To view it, ddevra here.

His studies have been widely criticized because they were based on memory. In summary, this study provides evidence that in humans RF-EMF exposure from cell phone use affects brain function, as shown by the regional increases in metabolic activity. Is the industry hiding anything? On page 11 it is recommended that no part of the human body be allowed to come too close to the antenna during operation of the equipment…. Those who have used their phones the most and for the longest, have more malignant brain tumours than others.

They sensibly banned microwave ovens even. In the case of the BP oil spill, the government disconnrct on industry to set standards, and we saw the consequences [of that action].