Category Archives: electromagnetic hypersensitivity (EHS)

Petition | Recognise microwave & electrical illness as a functional impairment in Australia

Radiation Refuge Foundation Ltd, a charitable organisation which acts as a support organisation for people affected by electromagnetic hypersensitivity (EHS), started this petition to the Australian Human Rights Commission and Department of Health. The petition calls for: • A national … Continue reading

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Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity: prime time South African journalism program investigates

It’s a little known medical condition but Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity is a growing health concern worldwide.  With increased exposure to WiFi, smart meters and mobile phone towers, patients report diverse symptoms of illness, which only seem to dissipate when they are … Continue reading

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Wi-Fi Refugees. Nowhere to run: Electrosensitive people try to escape wireless technology

A new documentary from Russian media company RT looks at the problems faced by people who are electrosensitive. Synopsis: Although these people are sick, their illness is difficult to diagnose, and they find it hard to convince others that it … Continue reading

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Mobile phone tower fight

New Farm, Queensland resident, Louise Brosnan, is leading a community protest against the planned installation of a mobile phone tower in New Farm.  Louise suffers from microwave sickness or electro-hypersensitivity and claims that telcos, via their installation of a mobile … Continue reading

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Israeli breakthrough for wi-fi in schools

A 30 minute documentary on ElectroMagnetic Hypersensitivity and the dangers of wi-fi, particularly in schools, has achieved the highest rating for the day that it aired on Israeli TV.  And it has led to wi-fi being banned from schools in … Continue reading

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EMR Aware newsletter March-April 2016

As usual, the latest ‘EMR Aware‘ newsletter is jam-packed with information on all ElectroMagnetic Radiation issues.  In the March-April 2016 issue you will find information on: Mobile and Cordless Phones Microwave Towers Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Children and Schools Smart Grid … Continue reading

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TED talk: Wireless wake-up call

In the first ever TED Talk on wireless/EMF/smart meter health effects, Jeromy Johnson, a Silicon-valley engineer turned technology health advocate, discusses our attachment to technology and the health hazards such an addiction may hold. Jeromy has a Master’s degree in … Continue reading

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Mobile phone masts removal decreases EHS symptoms

A Japanese study has demonstrated alleviation of electro-magnetic hypersensitivity (EHS) symptoms after removal of two mobile phone masts from the top of a block of residential units. Two health surveys were conducted on residents of the towers, the first survey … Continue reading

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ex-WHO director expresses mobile phone concerns

In a somewhat measured response to questioning on the safety of mobile phones, retired World Health Organisation (WHO) General Director and Prime Minister of Norway, Dr. Gro Harlem Bruntland gives her opinion on how mobile phones are affecting people’s health. … Continue reading

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Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity study, University of Wollongong

A team of scientists at the Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute (IHMRI), based at the University of Wollongong, are conducting a study into whether or not wireless technology makes people sick. Volunteer participants will be tested in the ‘safety’ … Continue reading

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