IF cell phones can cause brain cancer, what can you do to prevent it?

Cancer, General Health
A new alert about the safety of cell phones and the possibility that they might be associated with cancer (brain cancer in particular) has been reported by the World Health Organization (WHO). The statement comes from a panel of thirty-one scientists and has led to a flurry of reporters contacting me from around the country. So, what am I telling them ... and more important, what will I be telling my patients tomorrow? (more…)
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Five ways your cell phone could save your life

General Health
Whether you own a BlackBerry, iPhone, Android, or just a cell phone, there are applications and other tools you can use to turn your device into a safety tool. Here are a few suggestions from CNN: 1. Program your cell so people can find you Cell phone apps can save your life. If you're lying unconscious somewhere, how would anyone locate you? Verizon, Sprint and AT&T all have locators where you can find members of your family. In addition, you can do a search on iTunes for applications that use your smartphone's GPS to let you know where you are. 2. Put your "in case of emergency" contact into your cell phone The trick here is to put your "ICE" information into your cell in as big and obvious a way…
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