Discussions about technology and health including health risks and improvements in health from technology.
There is a new study that says you should keep your distance from your cell phone.
“The research suggests could increase our risk for brain cancer and tumors, low sperm count, headaches, as well as impaired memory, hearing, and sleep.”
This does make sense. Radiation can affect the body. Cell Phones are a source of radiation. Continue reading
My mom uses a powered recliner lift chair for sitting. It has a motor that assist in reclining and helping you get up.
The other day she had a power failure and the chair was dead. Fortunately the power came on quickly. Continue reading
I was under the assumption that the best way to view a TV was to have the room dark. Apparently this isn’t the cast for TVs or monitors. The idea is to have lighting behind the TV.
This article from howtogeek gives a more detailed explanation.
A couple of months ago, I added an application called flux to my computer. The application changes the color temperature of your monitor to match incandescent lights after sunset. For my unsophisticated eye, it means it makes it less white and a bit dimmer. Changing the color temperature at night is supposed to help your body rhythms. My experience with this free app has been very positive. Continue reading