By AKOMA CHINWEOKE & ANTHONIA ONWUKA
AS users of the Global System for Mobile Telecommunication (GSM) struggle to overcome the health risks and other dangers associated with mobile phone radiation, a research scientist, Mr. Eric Edrems has proffered solution on how best to curb frequent insensible and invisible radiation emitting from mobile phones through his latest research work titled â€œHazards Of Mobile Phone Radiationâ€ According to him, Nigeria unarguably made a giant stride with the introduction of the GSM and its accessibility to all.
He however said likeÂ every other great achievement of the country especially in world of modern communication, comersÂ with it also, its challenges that must be tackled. He spoke at the launch of his work , â€œHazards Of Mobile Phone Radiationâ€ a product of over six yearsÂ research. The book according to him is an attempt to expose the mobile users on howÂ dangerous invisible and insensible radiation emitted from phones and its masts may cause serious health risks and ways to prevent it.
â€œThis book informs all and sundry on how best and safe to keep and use the phone where, what, how and when to protect oneself from radiation. It is an indispensable protection for our people â€œ he said.