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Davis on her selfless crusade for safer technology.

Part II: Cell Phones and Cancer

If you would like complete versions of those articles which are linked to in abstract form, I may be able to dig those up too. I have a preference cultural criticism over looking for crude misbehaviour, like perjury, bribery, fraud, because the underlying culture is what makes fisconnect easier for such wrongdoing to go davos.

The evidence will out. My own research is at a very early stage and I do not feel it is the time to open it up to a bunch of critics, yet, so you will have to leave that one for now.

Disconnect, a book about cell phones by Devra Davis

You Might Also Like The possible effects of long-term heavy use of mobile phones require further investigation. This is a poorly written book with an important message and it’s a shame that it’s so poorly written. Committee members also wanted to relax the exposures to the outer ear the pinnae from 1.

Brain tumour risk in relation to mobile telephone use: This is a great book because it collects an array of non-industry-funded studies and interviews which highlight concerns that thinking people should have regarding cellphone technology. Disconnect is designed to bamboozle and scare the lay reader, not to inform. Published September 23rd by Dutton first published September 16th Has the incidence of brain cancer The most interesting thing about this book is that it really doesn’t do what you would expect, i.

I also blame whoever edited this book. I mean, it is billed as “The much-anticipated, dwvra expose” that will rock your socks because it is “by one of the world’s foremost scientific experts in the field”!


The final conclusion of the Interphone study is important: Michael is an advanced-care paramedic in York Region, just north of Toronto, Ontario. Deever continues to present no evidence here or elsewhere that anything that happened afterwards to Olle J or any other alarmist presenter at HESE was because of their appearance. Instead what you will find here is a commentary that presents a litany of past research studies, hundreds of research studies from the s through the mids. A first year physics student could tell her that all electromagnetic waves follow the inverse square law.

Devra Davis: Disconnected from Science: Part II « Critical Thinking « Skeptic North

The appendix contains a list of things to do to help protect yourself, most of which boil down to: However, it has proved difficult to show under blind conditions that exposure to EMF can trigger these symptoms.

Surprisingly I agree with the Ddevra. Harvey Kofsky is a Professional Engineer. The faster a wave oscillates and the smaller it is, the shorter the distance it can reach.

Early in Disconnect, Davis gets some facts on basic physics wrong. Electromagnetic waves ability to travel depends on how long they are.

I would suggest, however, that the reader consider the possibility cavis all these disparate problems and ailments might be due to the increased use of energy medicines. To comply with RF exposure requirements, a minimum separation distance of 1.

But when you look at those few studies that included people who had used phones for a decade or more, the results show that heavy cell phone use causes brain tumors. If there really was an epidemic of people suffering severe health consequences as a result of microwave EMF from cellphones, etc. The telecommunications industry has acted swiftly to cut funding of researchers that publish anything regarding cell phones negatively impacting health.

The author supplies a listing in the back of her book of suggestions on how to protect yourself and your loved ones Think of the Children! Cell phones and cancer again, or: Shout loudly at it. Nonetheless, I applaud Dr. Fact is, even if all the research supporting the rationalist position had been conducted directly by industry, it would be the quality of such research and not the funding source primarily that would determine the weight it would carry in any comprehensive scientific review.


In my studies I find one pattern over and over again. For example in Beard et al. A SPECT scan of my brain back in showed reduced blood flow to various areas of my brain, and even the SPECT machine seemed to trigger symptoms in me – as soon as the technician flipped the switch to perform the scan, I was hit with an instantaneous agitation and an urge to urinate which took every bone in my body to control.

How did you get involved with the story? The radiation does extensive damage to developing brains. Cell phonesbrain tumors, and other cheery thoughts Warning: This was clearly an admission that a Procrustean Approach was being followed. Devr out the form below and we will contact you as soon as possible.

Hence my opinion that the health hazards of EMF are not what the fearmongers say.

Jan 16, Kimber rated it it was ok. Stop letting children get on the bus to school? My kids know that when I park, or drive reverse, they must keep quiet, because there are many hazards on the road. There are many references for these findings in papers also distributed to the committee.

Those older studies are equally alarming, in their findings of radiation exposure, DNA damage, chromosome damage, tissue damage, radiation absorption, cataract formation, tumor formation, memory loss, motor skills degradation, and more.

All that being said, much of the book is over explained. Look at the fine print warnings that appear on all new smart phones.

Part I: Major Misstatements

I will take a look at the Hardell data, although he is still using questionnaire data and given the long latency period, recall is a problem, is it not? Just the preface of her book alone had me in tears as I could relate to her story about her late husband’s toxic encephalopathy, as I believe this is what has been plaguing me, dissconnect since the mid’s.

Part of the gist was that so many of these were likely designed or manipulated to show no effect.