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Electromagnetic Fields and Non-Specific Health Symptoms

Certain individuals experience a variety of health symptoms, which they attribute to exposure to electric or magnetic fields from sources such as power lines, household appliances, visual display units (VDUs), light sources, mobile telephones and mobile phone base stations. Some individuals are so severely afflicted that they cease work and change their entire lifestyle, or take exceptional measures such as sleeping under aluminium blankets.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-12-17 17:20:37
Description Certain individuals experience a variety of health symptoms, which they attribute to exposure to electric or magnetic fields from sources such as power lines, household appliances, visual display units (VDUs), light sources, mobile telephones and mobile phone base stations. Some individuals are so severely afflicted that they cease work and change their entire lifestyle, or take exceptional measures such as sleeping under aluminium blankets.
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Source Committee on Man and Radiation (COMAR)
Keyword Health, Magnetic fields, Electric fields, Electromagnetic fields, Sensitivity
Date Of Record Creation 2009-12-17 17:16:13
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Date Last Modified 2009-12-21 15:57:42
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-12-17 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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