Rethinking Wearables

Image result for mad menWatch any episode of Mad Men and you are likely to be struck by the casual way in which cigarettes were lit and smoked in quick succession in the 60s: How could everyone be so oblivious to the health risks? A new report by the National Toxicology Program of the US Department of Health and Human Services raises concerns that we may have been similarly nonchalant about the use of wireless devices in the last twenty years. While the findings are not conclusive, there appears to be enough evidence to recommend a reconsideration of a pervasive use of wearable wireless devices around the human body. For further discussion, I recommend this interview.

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