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15 Modern Conveniences That Are Bad for Your Health


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Cell Phones
Can cell phones cause health problems?
Can cell phones cause health problems?
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Cell phones are a part of our lifestyle. Cell phones, cell towers and the ever increasing amount of electromagnetic frequencies will impact our health in ways which we still do not fully understand. Until we know for sure how safe, or unsafe, cell phones and the cell towers that power them are, we need to respect that they could present some health risks.


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