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Are the Current Cell Phone Radiation Standards Safe for Your Children? Pediatricians don’t think so.

Cellphone StandardsWe aren’t the only ones saying giving your kids a cell phone may not be a good idea. Pediatricians are coming out and saying that cell phone radiation standards need another look.

The US government assessed the current standards back in 1996. Back then it was unheard of to give your kids a cell phone. But things have changed dramatically since then. Not only do the little ones get to talk on the phone from time to time, they spend hours playing games on them. As a teaching tool they may be great, but are the dangers surpassing the benefits?

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) urges the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to reconsider its radiation standards.
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