How can 5G be harmful to the body?

How can 5G be harmful to the body?

Earlier this week we talked about how our Hedron products will protect you at the 5G level and beyond but many of you have been asking us now, "How can 5G be harmful to the body?", and so we wanted to take the time today to answer your question in detail. 

To start, it is important to understand the technology difference between 4G and 5G. Currently, 4G operates off of huge 90' cell phone towers with about a dozen antenna ports on each. 5G is a much different system operating off of "small cell" facilities or bases each with about 100 antenna ports. 5G relies primarily on the bandwidth of the millimeter wave (MMW). So what does this mean exactly? Well the MMW's cannot travel as far, and so these bases will be on nearly every telephone pole, house, neighborhood, school, etc. Everywhere we turn, we will likely see these "bases" whereas right now, our cell phone towers are much more sporadic. 

As we know, cell phone radiation of any kind is incredibly harmful to the body increasing ones risk of cancer, heart conditions, causing interruptions in your sleep patterns, and much more. 5G is no exception but what exactly makes these new 5G waves so different? Well, MMW's have not been widely used yet so while there is not a HUGE amount of research on these special waves, the research that has been done, has not been found to be beneficial.

According to Telecom Power Grab, sweat ducts in human skin actually act as antennae when they come in contact with MMW's.

"The waves penetrate 1 to 2 millimeters of human skin tissue and are also absorbed by the surface layers of the eye's cornea," Telecom Power Grab notes. In addition, there is a possibility the technology could worsen the problems with antibiotic-resistant bacteria already plaguing the world, as they cause changes in E. coli and many other bacteria, depressing their growth and changing properties and activity.

This also raises concerns that the technology could lead to similar changes in human cells. According to researchers in the journal Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology:

"MMW … or electromagnetic fields of extremely high frequencies at low intensity is a new environmental factor, the level of which is increased as technology advances. It is of interest that bacteria and other cells might communicate with each other by electromagnetic field of sub-extremely high frequency range …

[T]he combined action of MMW and antibiotics resulted with more strong effects. These effects are of significance for understanding changed metabolic pathways and distinguish role of bacteria in environment; they might be leading to antibiotic resistance in bacteria."

As you can see, on top of the normal health hazards associated with EMF, 5G is on an entirely different playing field adding an array of new health hazards. 

Food for thought: If our technology is causing this much harm to our bodies, what do you think it's doing to environment? 

We hope this helped answer your questions, should you have anymore questions or if you have a topic you would like us to discuss, please don't hesitate to reach out to us at

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