Current Health News

February 18, 2020 - Issue 4936


Super Bowl Control: You're Not Paranoid. They're Watching

super bowl big tech dominates commercials

February 18, 2020

Massive amounts of money are spent on getting your attention in advertising, not all of which is about the product. Here's how big tech industries are pulling the wool over your eyes.

Hidden Emails Reveal Pesticide Conspiracy

neonicotinoid pesticides

February 18, 2020

Pesticide companies engaged in an orchestrated effort to silence research showing environmental risks of neonicotinoid pesticides. Even as bees died, neonicotinoid usage increased, and pesticide companies have made billions by selling the chemicals and treated seeds.

Hazards in Your Cellphone

Hazards in Your Cellphone

February 18, 2020

Hidden inside your cellphone is a warning you probably haven't seen, telling you to keep the phone 5 millimeters (mm) to 15 mm away from your body. If you normally carry the phone in your pocket or bra, or hold it against your ear when in use, you could be increasing your risk of health damage from radiofrequency exposure.