Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity Syndrome July 31, 2006Posted by healthyself in Attention, Attention Deficit, Cell phone safety, Detoxification, Diagnostic marker, Dizziness, electromagnetic, Electrosensitivity, EMF's, Fatigue, headaches, Heart, Non Profit Organizations, sensations, Sleep disturbances, Symptoms, Who is Affected?, Women's Health.
Electromagnetic hypersensitivity syndrome
Many users of mobile handsets have reported feeling several unspecific symptoms during and after its use, such as burning and tingling sensations in the skin of the head and extremities, fatigue, sleep disturbances, dizziness, loss of mental attention, reaction times and memory retentiveness, headaches, malaise, tachycardia (heart palpitations) and disturbances of the digestive system. Some researchers, implying a causal relationship, have named this syndrome as a new diagnostic entity, EHS or ES (electrosensitivity). The World Health Organization prefers to name it “idiopathic environmental intolerance”, in order to avoid the implication of causation. This entity is quite controversial, because albeit identified in unmistaken terms by the patients who affirm to suffer from it, in some cases ….that they avoid using cellphones, it has not been recognized as a separate clinical entity by most medical researchers…….yet…