by Natalie Rahhal for Dailymail.com, 15 December 2017
- The California Department of Health released advice to minimize cell phone radiation exposure
- Radiation from the devices has been linked to cancer and infertility
- Children's developing brains may be particularly vulnerable
- Exposure risks are highest when cell phones have fewer bars of service or are downloading or streaming media
The California Department of Health warned that people need to keep their cell phones several feet away from them to reduce radiation exposure and health risks.
California released guidance for reducing exposure to cell phone radiation on Thursday, amid mounting evidence that cell phone use may be linked to cancer, attention, mental health and reproductive health issues.