Tag: cellphone

Woman Holding Cell Phone

Cell Phone Use Linked to New Health Risks

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is warning consumers to limit use of their cell phones and keep the devices away from their heads while they sleep.

/ December 18, 2017
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Smartphone Separation Anxiety Becoming More Widespread, Study Finds

With smartphones now considered a necessity for everyday life, the phenomenon of nomophobia -- the fear of being without a working cell phone -- is becoming an increasingly widespread problem, a new study has found.

/ August 22, 2017
Bathtub Cellphone Death Electrocution

Cellphone Electrocutes Girl in Bathtub

A teenage girl from Texas was electrocuted and died when she used a plugged-in cellphone in the bathtub.

/ July 12, 2017