11. EHS, Electro Hyper Sensitivity

Latest update: October 30, 2022

1. Radio Wave Sickness (EHS)
A. History
….During the 1950s
….On physical exam
….Also during the 1960s and 1970s
….In 1977 Paul Brodeur, in his book, The Zapping of America
….In 1981, Representative Al Gore
….In the mid-1980s Olle Johansson
….In the mid-1990s the telecommunications industry
B. Coping / Surviving
C. Symptoms
D. Terminology
E. References

2. 2002 / Electrical Sensitivity
Authors: Arthur Firstenberg, Susan Malloy

3. 2004 / Cell Phone Radiation Shows Biological Effects on Cytoskeleton
Published by: American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB)
On: December 3, 2004
In: News Wise

6. 2006 / Letter to the Editor: Will We All Become Electrosensitive?
By: Örjan Hallberg, Gerd Oberfeld

7. 2011 / Belgian Parliament To Consider Official Recognition of Electrosensitivity
Published: 20 July 2011

8. 2011 / Council of Europe adopts Final Resolution warning of dangers of electromagnetic fields
Published: May 27, 2011

9. 2013 / Impacts of radio-frequency electromagnetic field (RF-EMF) from cell phone towers and wireless devices on biosystem and ecosystem – a review
Keywords: Radio-frequency electromagnetic field; cell phone tower; power density; SAR; non-ionizing radiation; non-thermal.
Introduction (202);
Electromagnetic Spectrum and RF-EMF Radiation (203);
Power Density and Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) (203);
Cell Phones and Cell Tower Standards in India (204);
Impacts on Biosystem and Ecosystem (205);
Current Research (206);
Studies on Plants (206);
Studies on Insects (206);
Studies on Amphibians and Reptiles (207);
Studies on Birds (207);
Studies on Mammals (208);
Studies on Humans (209);
*Electrohypersensitivity (EHS) and Electromagnetic Field Intolerance (EFI) Syndrome (210);
Future Challenges and Solutions (211);
Conclusion (212);
References (212-216);
S Sivani*, D Sudarsanam
Published: 6th Jan 2013

10.  YouTube_logo_(2013-2015)  2014 / Documentary: An Invisible Threat
The documentary is an investigation, delving into three groups: the telecommunications industry (mobile telephone companies, MMF); official organisations (WHO, IARC, ICNIRP) and official scientific reports (BioInitiative, Interphone, CEFALO).
Duration: 1:11:40
Director: Pablo Coca
Published: 2014

11. 2015 / Former WHO Director General Gro Harlem Brundtland: “No doubt there are health effects from mobile phone radiation”
Published: 27 august, 2015
In: Strålskyddsstiftelsen – Swedish Radiation Protection Foundation

12. YouTube_logo_(2013-2015)  2016 / How to Connect Your iPad, iPod or iPhone to the EthernetVideo
By: Andrea Fabry, certified Building Biology Advocate; former journalist
Published: 26 February, 2016
Article “How to connect your device to the ethernet”: http://it-takes-time.com/2015/06/09/how-to-connect-device-to-the-ethernet/

13. Electrosensitive Society: The Largest Biological Experiment Ever
Author: Arthur Firstenberg

14. 2016 / Hypersensitive in IT Environments
Information concerning problems caused by hypersensitivity to electricity. Facts and advice to members of SiF
Author: Dr. Don Maisch
Published: February 28, 2016

15. 2016 / The Invisible Disease: The Dangers of Environmental Illnesses Caused by Electromagnetic Fields and Chemical Emissions.
This is a ‘foundation’ book which was the first to make the connections between electromagnetic hypersensitivity sensitivity (EHS) and chemicals used in the manufacture of modern appliances and which are commonly encountered in the modern office place.
Author: Gunni Nordstrom / PDF is published on the blog of Dr. Don Maisch
Published: February 29, 2016

16.  YouTube_logo_(2013-2015)  2017 / Wi-Fi Refugees. Electrosensitive people try to escape wireless technology – Video
By: RT Documentary
Published: July, 2017

17. 2020 / Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland – electromagnetic sensitivity
Author: Multerland
Published: January 7, 2020

18. 2020 / WIRED: To These People, Electronic Devices Are the Enemy
Author: Michael Hardy
Published. 4 February 2020

19. 2020 / Book: The Invisible Rainbow, a History about Electricity and Life
Chapter 3. Electrical Sensitivity
Pages 29 – 42

Author: Arthur Firstenberg
2nd Edition: 9 March 2020

20. 2020 / Electromagnetic hypersensitivity (EHS, microwave syndrome) – Review of mechanisms https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0013935120303388 Yael Stein MD; Iris G. Udasin, MDReceived: 2 August 2018, Accepted: 25 March 2020, Available online: 30 March 2020.

21 2021 / Electromagnetic fields and other environmental stressors all disrupt homeostasis in the same way
Published: March 21, 2021
Author: Dr. Hugo Schooneveld

22. 2022 / Electromagnetic hypersensitivity close to mobile phone base stations – a case study in Stockholm, Sweden
Published: March 2, 2022
In: De Gruyter
By: Lennart Hardell and Tarmo Koppel

23. 2022 / The lack of international and national health policies to protect persons with self-declared electromagnetic hypersensitivity
Published: October 26, 2022
In: De Gruyter
By: Dariusz Leszczynski

24. 2022 / Low-level EMF effects on wildlife and plants: What research tells us about an ecosystem approach
Authors: B. Blake Levitt, Henry C. Lai en Albert M. Manville II
Published: November 25, 2022
In: Frontiers in Public Health

25. 2023 / A Siemens spin-off recognises EHS