The Impact of Cell Phone Radiation on Our Health

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Cell phones represent a type of technology that has been around for more than over fifty years; it has only been recently that many people began to use cell phones as a major part of their everyday life. In the past cell phones were for business people to conduct their business, but in today’s society every one owns a cell phone. Cell phones are interesting, useful and also play a major role in our life’s bringing people closer and keeping in touch with one another. Most people do not know and understand the physics of a cell phone. Cell phones are also known as cellular phone, hand phone, and commonly known as a mobile phone. A cell phone is an electric device that can make and receive calls, over and automatic repeat request (radio link …show more content…
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Electromagnetic Spectrum:
Radio Waves:
How they are made:
Radio waves are made by a range of transmitter, depending on its wavelengths. They are also given off by stars, sparks and lightening that is why you can hear interference on your radio while in a thunderstorm.
Uses:
Radio waves are the lowest frequencies in the electromagnetic spectrum, and are mainly used for communications with others.

Dangers:
Large doses of radio waves are believed to be dangerous it can cause you cancer, leukaemia and many other dangerous and fatal disorders which can cause you death. Some people have said that the very low frequency field from overhead power cables near their homes has affected their health.

Cell phone antennae are not directional. Waves transmit in all directions, including your body
The visible spectrum is the portion of the electromagnetic spectrum that is visible to (can be detected by) the human eye. Electromagnetic radiation in this range of wavelengths is called visible light or simply light. http://www.edinformatics.com/math_science/electromagnetic_spectrum.htm

Report: For cell phones are not dangerous?
Cell phones expose us to a form of electromagnetic called radio frequency energy.

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