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Dsvis version of my review of the book Disconnect has been posted on the website Science Based Medicine: Bernard Leikind have written an article responding to many of those who criticized their arguments regarding cell phones and cancer.
Laterality — always checked difference between people who used cellphone on one side only or two sides. Djsconnect sensibly banned microwave ovens even. We will start by reviewing a few of the most blatant examples of how it misrepresents key findings of some of the most important cell phone studies.
Jun 30, Lenore Riegel rated it it was amazing.
Disconnect, a book about cell phones by Devra Davis
Oct 06, Amanda rated it liked it. The main take away after pages was to think of the children! Disconnect is a good example of the kind of material used by the EMF sisconnect movement. Davis is a leading voice in this regard, who has chosen to continue shouting and exposing despite intimidation from all sides, dwvra I respect her for it. Health experts have long been frozen out of policy-making decisions about cell phones; federal regulatory standards are set by the cell phone industry itself.
Part I: Major Misstatements
Maybe my expectations were simply too high. Using holography, an exquisitely sensitive technique that does not destroy tissue, Frey found that microwave pulses do not create motion on soft tissue.
It should have been condensed into an Atlantic This book is about prevention. The possible effects of long-term heavy use of mobile phones require further investigation. Who is spreading lies now? David holds a Ph. This is also false.
I agree with other devfa that the book is not written well and could have used more editing. I would replace the dead plants and the new plants would die. Technically these time trend data may have limitations. It is possible that for long-term exposure durations of weeks or months or years, the effect would be evident at even longer distances or at even lower intensities.
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 dissconnect patients who were exposured to EMF-emitting radiation, discobnect from cellphpnes or other electronic devices.
Regarding driving — oh, yes, that is certainly a risk!! One of the most important studies on cell phones was a Danish study ofcell phone users. It is a known fact that the brain is vulnerable to chi attacks. These were not used in this study, or in any study of the industry to date.
A first year physics student could tell her that all electromagnetic waves follow the inverse square law. Since technology enables the 21st century to function as efficiently as it does, it behooves us to strive for more regulation and standards as well as improved education in schools.
I won this book from First Reads.
Posted by Lorne Trottier All Posts. Surprisingly I agree with the FCC. I think that I wasn’t shocked cavis Maybe I just wasn’t in the mood, but this expose was not all that shocking to me. International Journal of Epidemiology ; We founded the first conference on cellphones and health last September in Washington, D.
December 12, at Dec 15, Mariam Sultana rated it it was ok. The real number of users for daivs decade or more was 53, 42, for 10 — 14 years, 10, for 15 — 21 years.
Devra Davis: Disconnected from Science: Part II « Critical Thinking « Skeptic North
There are so many things wrong in Disconnect that it is difficult to know where to begin. Published September 23rd by Dutton first published September 16th August 3, at 9: The Danish study used cell phone disconenct to establish the number of years of use of a cell phone for each of theindividuals in the study.
These energy jolts could be caused by modulations of unknown variety resulting from devrx of excess energy released by reiki and therapeutic touch practitioners. If that statement is unfairly ad hominem, then Michael, or whomever, please feel free to remove it without notification.
These showed that subjects who used a cellphone 10 or more years doubled the risk of developing brain gliomas, a type of tumor. Have there been cases of brain cancer? Woo Even Oprah Couldn’t Sell: Read it disconhect get some of what I might be meaning by cultural co-optation. It does not represent in any way the total SAR into your brain.
Part II: Cell Phones and Cancer
A little scary and something everyone should consider. Davis married Richard D. Sandra seems then to have buddies among the skeptos, so go gentle with them if you will.