Tag Archives: Ultraviolet radiation

Wireless Technology and Electromagnetic Radiation: A Potential Source of Cancer

As our world changes and technology improves, life becomes easier. But there might be a lot of negative trade-offs for these modern conveniences. Many of our commonly used gadgets and appliances, such as cell phones, wireless routers, microwave ovens, cordless phones, televisions and x-ray machines, may be damaging our health because of the electromagnetic radiation read more »

UV Radiation

Ultraviolet (UV) rays are produced from the sun. The majority of these rays do not make it to the Earth’s surface because they are filtered out by the ozone layer. Yet, many of these dangerous waves still make it through this protective shield, especially because of the ozone’s depletion in recent decades. These UV rays read more »

Skin Cancer

Skin cancer kills thousands of individuals each year. A majority of the time, the development of skin cancer can be avoided through taking precautions and protecting your skin. There are several types of skin cancer of which you should be aware. Melanoma: The deadliest of all skin cancers, melanoma kills an estimated 8,790 people in read more »