Cyprus removes Wi-Fi from kindergartens and halts wireless deployment into public elementary schoolsCyprus Minister of Education issues new Decree to minimize wireless radiation exposure to children in schools and require parental consentUpdate: Cyprus Brochure on Electromagnetic Fields in EnglishSource: Environmental Health TrustThe Cyprus Minister of Education and Culture issued a Decree on January 31, 2017, marked "urgent" to all Directors of Kindergartens and Primary Schools, with specific measures to eliminate and minimize wireless radiation exposure to children in schools. "We have taken the decision to have the wireless network Wi-Fi disabled in all Public kindergartens in Cyprus," reads the Decree. Wireless is to be removed from all Cyprus kindergartens, and wireless [...]
Generation Zapped is a crowd funded documentary film investigating the growing body of research on the alarming health risks associated with wireless technology. Today, we encounter more than 100,000 times the levels of Radio Frequency (RF) exposure from wireless technologies than we did decades ago when the FCC first published its regulations designed to protect us.The film features an impressive array of international scientists: Martin Blank, Lennart Hardell, Magda Havas and more, and public health policy experts. The film shines a light on the cause and effect relationships of RF exposure on infertility, learning disabilities, cancer and other diseases.Generation Zapped is a [...]
BioInitiative Working Group Issues a “No Confidence” Letter to the WHO EMF Program Manager (2016.12.19) The BioInitiative Working Group has advised the World Health Organization’s Dr. Emilie van Deventer that the membership composition of the RF Environmental Health Criteria Core Group is unacceptable. WHO is urged to make changes to the WHO RF EHC Core Group membership to more fairly reflect membership and expertise of the 2011 IARC RF Working Group. At present the WHO RF EHC Core Group is indistinguishable from ICNIRP (1, 2) undermining credibility of the process and ensuring doubt about conclusions. Read the Letter from the Bioinitiative [...]
The incidence of glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), the most virulent and deadly type of brain cancer, is going up in the U.K., while the incidence of other types of malignant brain tumors is declining, according to newly published data.Source of figures: Frank de Vocht, "Corrigendum," Environment International, posted January 25, 2017Alasdair Philips from PowerWatch: “The simple take-home message of the two plots is that the number of the most aggressive type of brain tumors [GBM] is going up and the other types of lower-grade malignant glioma are going down. If better diagnosis were responsible for the changes in GBM, [...]
The Council of Ministers of Cyprus established the National Committee for the Safety of the Environment and Children's Health in 2004 (orig. In Greek). The Committee's mission is to protect the fetus and the child from health threats in the environment, to promote normal physical, mental and emotional growth. This is a prerequisite for a healthy future for our children. Recently, the Committee issued an excellent educational video in which the use of wireless devices by children is strongly discouraged.Educational video for pregnant women about minimizing exposure to electromagnetic radiation.Educational video for teenagers about minimizing exposure to electromagnetic radiation.
In a new analysis of the Interphone Study data, Dr. Hardell found that people who have talked on their mobile phone for more than 1,640 hours in their life, run a 2.8 higher risk of cancer (glioma, a type of brain tumor) than non mobile users.Lennart Hardell blog, 19th December 2016
test testEco-WiFi: The Low Radiation WiFi Router Is Now A RealityAs a boy he was mad about computers.All he wanted to do was program.He’d be sat in front of the schools’ Commodore 64, then the cleaning lady would appear, saying ‘come on son, go outside to play’.Later on he was an early adopter of all the latest gadgets, cell phones, smart phones, Nintendo Wii…He graduated from the University of Twente in Holland with a PhD in electrical engineering.He got a job working for the research lab of a big multi-national designing electronic circuits for the latest generation of mobile phones. And [...]
How the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is dominated by the industries it presumably regulates.A great e-book discussing in-depth how the FCC is in fact run by the industry - JRSBy Norm Alster, Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University.Read the full e-book.