Parents should restrict children's use of mobile phones, report says

BMJ 2005; 330 doi: (Published 13 January 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:109
  1. Madeleine Brettingham
  1. London

    Parents need to be more cautious about allowing their children to use mobile phones, said a report launched by the National Radiological Protection Board this week.

    Parents may want to encourage children to use text messages where possible, to reduce exposure to radiation, report says


    The report is a continuation of work published in 2000 by the UK Independent Expert Group on Mobile Phones (BMJ 2000;320: 1358), and although …

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