For many, the only way to cope with the explosion in EMFs is the total avoidance of EMF exposure. For some, this means working from home. For others, it means wrapping themselves in aluminum foil when they venture out into public. Even for those who do not have this level of sensitivity, the desire for preventive measures has risen dramatically.
“Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity (EHS) is the medical term for a set of health symptoms whose cause is electrically-based. It is also called Electrical Sensitivity (ES), EMF injured, Microwave or Radiation Sickness, and other names. Vested industry interests are trying to control the public’s perception of EHS on Wikipedia by calling EHS pseudoscience, which is false, and harmful to people and the doctors trying to help them
We are electromagnetic beings, and we are affected by electricity in our environment. The increasing saturation of wireless radiation (cell towers, cell and cordless phones, wi-fi, and smart meters) pollutes our air and living environments. In order to maintain health and wellness prudent avoidance of EMFs is advised.
Symptoms can vary with each person, depending on: the strength, type and length of EMF exposure; exposure to other environmental toxins; individual constitution; and basic health practices. Symptoms can be mild to severe including: sleep problems, tinnitus, chronic fatigue, headaches, concentration, memory, learning and immune system problems, heart palpitations. nausea, joint pain, swelling of face, neck, eye problems, rashes, and cancer. “
It is estimated that over 2 million Americans suffer from EMF hypersensitivity.