The studies authors concluded that ‘the results support the idea that EEG alterations are associated with mobile phone use and that the effect is dependent on site of placement.’ This is the first placebo-controlled, single-blind research of its kind showing that as little as 15 minutes of 3G cell phone exposure directly to the ear ‘is normally associated with improved activity of the alpha, beta, and gamma frequency bands in nearly every brain region. ‘ Far-reaching implications on healthThe implications of the extensive research are significant.One in four Britons are obese, exactly like in the US, and another third are over weight. Less than half in both countries take regular physical exercise but Britons are healthier eaters and consume more fruit and veggies. But smoking is more popular in Britain. And four out of 10 Britons state they are unhappy with their bosses, who usually do not deal with them as partners but as visitors to take orders. The Well-Being Index created by Gallup and Healthways is based on six domains and suggests general well-becoming declines from age group 18 to 64. The six domains are: lifestyle evaluation; healthy behaviours; emotional health; basic access ; work environment; and physical health.