Technology Allergy

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A pseudocondition with a wide range of self-reported complaints—e.g., oedema, rashes and other adverse medical symptoms—purportedly caused by exposure to electromagnetic fields in the forms of computers, telephone base stations, overhead power lines, etc.
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Electrosmog is responsible for a condition known as electrosensitivity (ES) or electrohypersensitivity (EHS), and the symptoms include headaches, disruptive sleep patterns, chronic fatigue, depression, hypersensitivity and erratic blood pressure, skin complaints and even behavioral patterns in children.
Reliable disease biomarkers characterizing and identifying electrohypersensitivity and multiple chemical sensitivity as two etiopathogenic aspects of a unique pathological disorder.
Electrohypersensitivity (EHS) and Electromagnetic Field Intolerance (EFI) Syndrome
Aspects of studies on the functional impairment electrohypersensitivity.
In Sweden, electrohypersensitivity is a government-recognized disability and is estimated to affect 2 to 3 percent of the population.
The illness is sometimes called electrohypersensitivity or EHS.
Havas says, "Symptoms of electrohypersensitivity have been demonstrated at exposures that are a fraction (0.
Reliable disease blomarkers characterizing and identifying electrohypersensitivity and multiple chemical sensitivity as two etiopathogenic aspects of a unique pathological disorder.
Patients today experiencing electrohypersensitivity symptoms are commonly put on drugs for other conditions with similar symptoms, instead of being taught how to create an electromagnetically clean environment to eliminate symptoms.
Symptoms of electrohypersensitivity include headaches, difficulty concentrating, insomnia, heart irregularities and much more.
The volunteers completed a wellness and electrohypersensitivity (EHS) questionnaire before undergoing orthostatic testing.