We are all guilty of doing it, but apparently it's something that is a lot more harmful than we thought. Keeping your phone in your bed is convenient, but the benefits do not outweigh the risks. Even though you think you are just answering emails or playing games late into the night, you are actually increasing your risks for cancer, reproductive issues and even damaging your mental health.
How is this possible if it's just a little phone? Well, research has shown that keeping your phone within an arms distance away while you sleep actually exposes you to radiation. This exposure comes from your cell phone transmitting low frequency radio signals.
The evidence mounting against the phones will make you a little bit more unsure about keeping your phone under your pillow. The California Department of Health is warning people that these radio frequencies are not only dangerous for you, but it actually can hurt your kids as well. Here's how it's harming your children and grandchildren...
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