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Here is what you need to know about electronic devices on your health

Today people have various electronic devices in their homes: microwaves, Wi-Fi, Televisions, and Radios among others. Electronic devices are becoming cheaper with time.

Electronic devices emit electromagnetic radiation. Some of these radiations have an ionizing effect. This ranges from those of high frequency to those with low frequency, Prolonged exposure to these radiations can have negative health effects on human beings, especially in young children.

The concern among public health officials is the dangers of these emissions on human health. These radiations have been linked to various health issues, including cancer, infertility, sleep disorders, and developmental problems, to name a few, see These effects however on the amount of exposure time

According to Dr Devra Davis,, to minimize exposure, you can observe the following precautions:

Avoid carrying your mobile phone on your body, in a pocket, or bra

Avoid holding your mobile phone against your body when on call instead use headsets

Put your mobile phone on airplane mode when not using it.

Limit the length and the number of calls

Avoid making calls when in the car or elevator


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