Yesterday, the World Health Organization announced that it’s adding cell phones to its list of carcinogens. In other words, the radiation from your phone might be giving you cancer. And in general, the smarter your phone is, the more radiation it gives off.
Here’s a list from CNN of five ways to make cell phone use safer.
#1.) Start Using a Wired Headset. A headset that plugs into your phone only emits radiation from the wire, and it’s not very much. A wireless device like a Bluetooth gives off less radiation than your phone does, but it’s still quite a lot.