The faculty of Mass Communication held a seminar entitled “Environmental Hazards and Health Risks of Using Mobile Phones” which was delivered by Dr. Mahmoud Bakr, the deputy editor-in-chief of Al-Ahram Newspaper on Tuesday, 26 November 2019. Several topics were addressed/discussed during the seminar, most notably of which were the following:

  • Hazards of Mobile Technology
  • WHO reports on being no causal relation between the electromagnetic radiation of mobile phones with any organic diseases.
  • Intimidating/ frightening/ Scaring people by the technology of mobile phones.
  • The safety precautions should be followed against using mobile phones, most notably of which not to use mobile phones more than 6 minutes continuously and the necessity of taking break between phone calls.

At the end of the seminar, discussion was opened about hazards of mobile phones.