Children and 5G

Vulnerability in Children

Brain tumours have overtaken leukaemia as the leading cause of  cancer deaths in children (both are associated with EMR exposure). Children today have an unprecedented exposure that is higher than that experienced any generation before them and they have been shown to absorb more radiation than adults. Read more…

The NHS has recommended reducing exposure to mobile phones and wireless radiation since 2002. A summary of the policy guidance, much of which relates to children, can be found here.

On the Health Risk to Children from Wi-Fi and iPads by Professor Tom Butler

On the Clear Evidence of the Risks to Children from Non-Ionizing Radio Frequency Radiation: The Case of Digital Technologies in the Home, Classroom and Society by Professor Tom Butler

The American Academy of Pediatrics Recommendations About Cell Phones, Cell Towers and Wireless

Schools Worldwide Removing The Wi-Fi And Reducing Exposure

Pregnancy, Wireless and Electromagnetic Fields

Protect children and pregnant women against potential risks of radiation emitted by wireless devices and Internet connections, mobile phones, baby monitors and wireless Internet connections e.g. via WI-FI, mobile data A helpful leaflet outlining dangers and offering suggestions how to reduce exposure.

Dr. Erica Mallery-Blythe – Electromagnetic Radiation, Health and Children 2014

Is your mobile phone, Wi-fi, Smart meter, or baby monitor safe?


See also the latter part of the presentation by Dr Sarah Starkey on 5.11.18 regarding Schools and Wifi:

Additional Articles

Could WiFi be giving our children cancer? (Daily Mail 16.1.20)