Computers with wireless internet should not be placed on children's laps, says the head of the government's committee on mobile phone safety research.
Professor Lawrie Challis told the Daily Telegraph children using wi-fi networks should be monitored until research into potential health risks is completed.
He says children should keep a safe distance from the embedded antennas.
The Health Protection Agency has said wi-fi devices are of very low power - much lower than mobile phones.
Tis all getting a bit stupid if you ask me. As more and more phones are made with Wifi, that will be the next reason not use mobiles.
Wow were are living in a time when there are radiowaves of all frequencies constantly being blasted around and have done for 100 years, the sooner these do-gooders wake up and realise that technologies like Wifi and mobile phones make little extra damage to humans, the better imho. BBC News Report