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iPads and Autism

By | 2017-02-07T18:42:59+00:00 October 30th, 2013|Electro-sensitivity, Mindfulness in The Digital Age, Parenting and teens, Parenting in the digital age|

Let's imagine there's a very popular and very cool gadget that kids just love. It is colourful, captivating and endless fun. It's also a leading-edge educational tool. Of course, you want one for your child. And if your child is on the autism spectrum, you have extra impetus as leading autism educators extoll its virtues. [...]

How safe is your cell phone? Or tablet? Or Wi-Fi device? New studies…

By | 2017-02-07T18:42:59+00:00 September 30th, 2013|Hidden Health Hazards|

Wouldn't it be good news if the cool, convenient and increasingly essential digital technology was also safe and there was no indication of adverse health effects? As you know, this wireless microwave (RF) radiation fills our homes, offices, schools, hospitals - and now our vehicles and aircraft. At what cost to our health? And in [...]

My wireless wake-up call

By | 2017-02-07T18:42:59+00:00 August 24th, 2013|Digital Detox, Disease, Electro-sensitivity, Hidden Health Hazards, Parenting in the digital age, Pre-conception and Pregnancy|

Oh no, you may be thinking, not another dire health warning. Like most people, I often feel fed up with alarming medical news and conflicting studies (one report implicated wine as a risk for breast cancer, and the next day another praised wine as protection from Alzheimer’s). What a choice! Most of us have had [...]