I’m pretty sure you wouldn’t put a microwave next to your head. I am right, aren’t I?
Well, I hate to be the bearer of more bad news but using an AirPod or any other wireless, Bluetooth headset, or holding the phone to your ear is about the same – or worse, because it’s constantly putting out a signal even when not in use.
Should You Use AirPods or other wireless, Bluetooth headsets?
We all love our cell phones, but is there a downside to using them all the time? Our phones operate at frequencies that most of us can’t even pronounce, much less imagine. The earth vibrates at 7.3 Hz (Hertz or cycles per second).
Our brain vibrates in a frequency range of less than 3.5 Hz when we are in a deep sleep (Delta), normal sleep 4-7 Hz (Theta), relaxed wakefulness – meditation 8-14 Hz (Alpha) or very alert 14-30 Hz (Beta). Some meditators have even experienced Gamma brain waves, with a frequency of between 25-100 Hz. However, these are all very LOW numbers when compared to our cell phones. Continue reading →