Santa Clara American Medical Association Bulletin
   Shallow Minds: How the Internet and Wi-Fi in Schools Can Affect Learning 
   by Dr. Cindy Russell, VP Community Health, Santa Clara County Medical Association

    by Frank Clegg past President of Microsoft Canada
  
   Fort Lauderdale Environmental Examiner   
   The Internet, Harmful to our Health?
   by Jessica Ramer

    Huffington Post
   Cell Phones and Cell Biology: Are We Selling Out?
   by David Katz, M.D., Director Yale Prevention Research Center

   The Green Gazette
   Ipads:  How Safe Are Our Children? 


Articles


National Association for Children and Safe Technology
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January - December 2015   (In chronological order from most recent.)



14 September 2015
Bay of Plenty Times | New Zealand
Learning Unplugged: School Ditches Digital
by Dawn Picken

01 September 2015
The Washington Post
The Decline of Play in Preschoolers - and the Rise in Sensory Issues
by Valerie Strauss


30 August 2015
Khaleej Times | Albawaba Business
Stop Phubbing, the New Social Scourge
by (no author cited)


08 February 2015
The New York Times
Uncovering Security Flaws in Digital Education Products for School Children
by Natasha Singer

02 February 2015
The Guardian
Tablets and smartphones may affect social and emotional development, scientists speculate
Journal commentary warns that using a tablet or smart phone to divert a child's attention could be detrimental to "internal mechanisms of self-regulation".
by  Joanna Walters

30 January 2015
The New York Times | Opinion Pages
Can Students Have Too Much Tech?
by Susan Pinker


o8 January 2015
Daily Mail
Worrying rise of the iPad childminder: more and more parents admit using tablets to keep their children quiet
by Tanith Carey & Antonia Hoyle



January - December 2014  (In chronological order from most recent.)


26 September 2014
Newsweek
iPhone 6 Bendgate: Apple's Instructions Say Not to Keep Your Phone in Your Pocket Anyway
by Zoe Schlanger

25 September 2014
The Washington Post
Why a leading professor of new media just banned technology use in class
by Valerie Strauss

23 September 2014
The Kansas City Star | 816 Opinion
Emily Parnell: Thanks for those iPads, educators.  Now I've got another not-so-great idea...puppies for every kid
by Emily Parnell

16 September 2014
Seattle Refined
A "No Technology" School: The Waldorf Approach
by Tonya Mosley


15 September 2014
Infowars.com
Steve Jobs Didn't Let His Kids Use iPads
by Adan Salazar

15 September 2014
MARKETPLACE / Learning Curve
A day in the life of a data mined kid
by Adriene Hill

10 September 2014
The New York Times
Steve Jobs Was a Low-Tech Parent
by Nick Bilton

09 September 2014
Chicago Tribune | Life & Style
Limiting screen time critical for children's academic, emotional development
by Heidi Stevens

09 September 2014
90.9 wbur / Boston's NPR news station
Too Far?  Technology's Reach Into Our Classrooms and Our Students' Lives
by Carol Rose and Jessie Rossman


05 September 2014
Global News
Smartphones in the classroom: Technological tool or total distraction?
by Jennifer Palisoc


04 September 2014
Team Around the Child
Autism? ADHD? Dr. Toril Jelter offers a protocol for calming a child's behavior by reducing exposure to EMR
by Peter Limbrick


01 September 2014
Merctornet
Left to their own devices?
by Cris Rowan
Ten reasons not to use technology for learning in grade school.


21 August 2014
Network World | Opinion
Is Wi-Fi killing us...slowly?
by Mark Gibbs


29 July 2014
WNYC
Why Hoboken is Throwing Away All of It's Student Laptops
by Jill Barshay

25 July 2014
Huffington Post UK
Baby Sitting an Addict
Find out what happens when Deborah babysits a young child who is addicted to their iPad.
by Deborah Weitzmann

07 July 2014
Huffington Post
Public Health Impacts of Wireless Radiation -- Flying Blind
by Dr. Devra Davis

07 July 2014
Team Around the Child
'Eleven hard to reach chief execs & dangers to children of long-term exposure to EMR' Interconnections Appeal phase 3 report'
by Peter Limbrick


04 June 2014
Vox
Why you should take notes by hand - not on a laptop
by Joseph Stromberg


03 July 2014
NPR All Tech Considered
Surrounded by Digital Distractions, We Can't Even Stop to Think
by Gregory Barber

08 July 2014
The New Yorker
Will Computers Ever Replace Teachers?
by Justin Reich


19 June 2014
Psychology Today
"Mommy, Pretend I'm Playing a Game on My iPad!" 
by Chris Rowan (Appearing in Victoria L. Dunckley, M.D.'s Mental Wealth Blog)
Development expert notes alarming trend toward transhuman behavior in children.


22 May 2014
Metroland
Readin', Ritin', and Radiation 
by Michael Bielawski

Spring 2014
Renewal
Saying Good-bye to WiFi:  A Waldorf School Takes a Precautionary Step
by Ronald E. Koetzsch, PhD

14 April 2014
Financial Express London
Health risk from Wireless Technology Growing.

15 April 2014
The Telegraph
Infants 'unable to use toy building blocks due to iPad addiction
by Graeme Paton, Education Editor

15 April 2014
The London Evening Standard
Teachers call for parents to turn off the Wi-Fi
by Anna Davis

07 April 2014
New York Daily News  
Toddlers may be at risk from technology, warn experts as new study shows use soars by diaper set
by Heidi Evans

07 April 2014
The Wall Street Journal
AT&T's Plan for the Future:  No Landlines, Less Regulation
by Ryan Knutson


03 April 2014
Fort Lauderdale Environmental Examiner   
The Internet, Harmful to our Health?
by Jessica Ramer

02 April 2014
Tri-City Times Online
Oh My! Whats in WIFI?  Second Grader does science experiment showing sprouted seeds are damaged when grown next  to a wireless router.
by Catherine Minolli

29 March 2014
Waves of uncertainty over WiFi:  A New Zealand School and  WiFi
by The Dominion Post


28 March 2014
Moyers & Company
Public Schools for Sale?


27 March 2014
Rhode Island Independent News
Wi-Fi opponents continue push for school delay

24 March 2014
Children's Advocate
Digital Dementia, other health concerns caused by your cell phone
by Keren Perles

21 March 2014 
Cell Phone Radiation Label Bill Passes Maine Legislature Before Dying
by Dr. Joel Moskowitz


18 March 2014
The Register UK
What Kid Uses Wires?  FCC Supremo angry that US classrooms are filled with unused RJ45 ports
by Shaun Nichols


16 March 2014
The Seattle Times | Health & Fitness
'Digital dementia' for our screen addicted kids
Austin American - Statesman

06 March 2014
Huffington Post
10 Reasons Why Handheld Devices Should Be Banned for Children Under the Age of 12
by Cris Rowan


06 March 2014
The Truth About Children's Education:  The Children's Voices...
The Disturbing Transformation of Kindergarten
by Diane Marie


03 March 2014
Publisher Weekly
Amplify Debuts Digital Curriculum at SXSWedu
by Calvin Reid

27, Feb 2014
Gray Matters: Too Much Screen Time Damages the Brain
 by Victoria L. Dunckley, M.D. in Psychology Today


01 February 2014
by Frank Clegg past President of Microsoft Canada


01 January 2014
Huffington Post
10 Reasons to Bring Back Landlines in 2014 (Seriously)
by Brie Dyas


January - December 2013  (In Chronological order from most recent.)


15 December 2013
The New York Times
The Documented Life
by Sherry Turkle

14 December 2013
The Guardian
Toxic 'e-waste' dumped in poor nations, says United Nations
by John Vidal

12 December 2013
Huffington Post
Cell Phones and Cell Biology:  Are We Selling Out?
by David Katz, M.D., Director Yale Prevention Research Center


18 November 2013
Daily Mail UK
Toddlers who use tablets or smartphones may develop long-term problems with their hands & fingers, experts warn
by Emma Innes


16 November 2013
Anchorage Daily News
Smartphones move into classes - with school district's blessing
by Michelle Theriault Boots


November 2013
Scientific American
The Reading Brain in the Digital Age:  Why Paper Still Beats Screens 
**Summary only, must purchase 11/13 issue to view completely.
by Ferris Jabr


17 October 2013
Huffington Post
Here's What a Constantly Plugged-In Life Is Doing to Kids' Bodies
by Jessica Samakow and Lori Leibovich, graphic by Alissa Scheller


October 2013
Santa Clara American Medical Association Bulletin  
Shallow Minds: How the Internet and Wi-Fi in Schools Can Affect Learning 
by Dr. Cindy Russell, VP Community Health, Santa Clara County Medical Association 

Sept/Oct 2013   
Green Gazette  (pages 8 &9)  
Cellphones and Health
by Dr. Joel  Moskowitz of UC Berkely Public Health


12 September 2013
The Atlantic
Discovering That Your 18-Month Old is Using an iPad in Preschool.  How to React?
by Holly Korbey

12 September 2013
The New York Times
No Child Left Untableted
by Carlo Rotella


02 September 2013
Scholastic Action, see pages 4-6
Give Up My Phone for Two Days?!


O2 September 2013
Joe For America
Bill Gates is Buying Your Children's Brains
by Mercedes Schneider


30 July 2013
USA Today
The eZombie at your table:  Column
by Dr. Devra Davis, Environmental Health Trust President

14 June 2013
Dail Mail UK
Back to elementary scrawl:  Teachers reintroduce cursive handwriting lessons to improve children's spelling and help them connect with the past
by Sadie Whitelocks

13 June 2013
Green Child Magazine
Children and Technology Addiction
by Amanda Hearn


29 May 2013
Huffington Post
The Impact of Technology on the Developing Child
by Cris Rowan


14 May 2013
Anchorage Daily News
Class of '13:  Service senior didn't let tumor define experience
by Michelle Theriault Boots

24 April 2013
Huffington Post
How Much Technology Should You Let Your Child Use?
by Dr. Larry Rosen

21 April 2013
Daily Mail UK
Four-year-old girl is Britain's Youngest iPad ADDICT:  Shocking rise in children hooked on using smartphones and tablets
by Rebecca Seales and Eleanor Harding

01 April 2013
Toddlers Obsessed with iPads:  Could It Hurt Their Development?
by JuJu Chang, Christine Rakowsky & Meredith Frost


31 March 2013
The New York Times
The Child, The Tablet and the Developing Mind
by Nick Bilton

20 March 2013
The Atlantic
The Touch Screen Generation ;  Young children—even toddlers—are spending more and more time with digital technology.  What will it mean for their development?
by Hanna Rosin

November 2012 
by Dr Devra Davis 


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11 November 2012  
Daily Mail, United Kingdom
Yale Study Finds Cell Phone Radiation Does Harm Babies


29 October 2013
NPR,  all tech considered
How Video Games Are Getting Inside Your Head - and Wallet
by Steve Henn


28 October 2013
Huffington Post
One-Third of Children Under 2 Have Used Smart Phones, Study Says
by Lydia O'Connor


28 October 2013
National Post
Ban cell phones, Internet use in children's and teenagers' bedrooms, U.S. doctors urge parents
by Lindsey Tanner, Associated Press


28 October 2013
The New York Times
New Milestone Emerges:  Baby's First iPhone App
by Tamar lewin


28 October 2013
The Wall Street Journal
Pediatricians Set Limits on Screen Time
by Andrea Petersen

March 2013
Pediatric Nursing
Cell phones and children follow the Precautionary Road Continuing Nurse Education
bySuzanne Rosenberg

25 September 2012
The Scientist
Opinion:  Cell Phone Health Risk?  Security concerns during the Cold War may have led to the generation of misinformation on the physiological effects of microwave radiation from mobile phones.
by Allen Frey

26 October 2011
TIME
'Digital Literacy' Will Never Replace the Traditional Kind
by Annie Murphy Paul


22 October 2011
New York Times
A Silicon Valley School That Doesn't Compute
by Matt Rictel

February 2010
GQ Magazine
Are Cell Phones Damaging your Health?
by Christopher Ketcham
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