Mobile phone radiation may affect memory performance in adolescents

Radiofrequency electromagnetic fields may have adverse effects on the development of memory performance of specific brain regions exposed during mobile phone use. These are the findings of a study involving nearly 700 adolescents in Switzerland. The investigation, led by the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), will be published on Thursday, 19 July 2018 in the peer-reviewed journal Environmental Health Perspectives. (Mehr in: Pressemitteilungen – idw – Informationsdienst Wissenschaft)