Radiation is a word that can have bells ringing in your ears at the very mention of the word due to news and images from nuclear disasters like Chernobyl and other incidents. So whenever we hear about mobile phones or mobile towers emitting radio frequency radiations, we are worried about their ill-effects on our health as well. In a way, we are equating radiations coming out from cell phones and cell towers to those that we have heard exploded out of Chernobyl and Fukushima. However, is there a need to be so concerned?
Confucious, the great Chinese teacher and philosopher once put everything into perspective very precisely and beautifully, "Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance."