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Apr 9
2015

ELF MF - Melatonin, Alzheimers, Breast Cancer

BioInitiative 2012 Section 13 - Updated Chapter - Davanipour and Sobel

" . . . RECOMMENDATION

"Using the Precautionary Principal, mitigating exposure is a proper goal. Mean occupational exposures over 10 mG or intermittent exposures above 100 mG should be lowered to the extent possible. In situations where this is not feasible, the daily length of exposure should curtailed. Lowering ELF MF exposure can be done by improved placement of the source(s) of magnetic fields (e.g., electric motors in sewing machines, AC/DC converters), shielding, and redesign. It is clear that re-engineering products can greatly lessen ELF MF exposure, and possibly result in important innovations. It is noted that certain automotive models produce medium to high ELF MFs, as do steel-belted radial tires (Milham et al., 1999).

 INTRODUCTION

"All of the studies discussed have based exposure classifications using magnetic field (MF) measurements, not electric field (EF) measurements. We separately discuss extremely low frequency (ELF, ≤ 60 Hz) MFs and radiofrequency (RF) MFs. Furthermore, the discussion is primarily limited to investigations related to ELF MF exposure as a possible risk factor for Alzheimer's disease (AD), female breast cancer (BC), and the possible biological pathways linking ELF MF exposure to AD and BC incidence, e.g., reduction in the production of melatonin. . . .




Feb 15
2015

Depression An Allergic Reaction To Inflammation

New Research Discovers that Depression is an Allergic Reaction to Inflammation

Here are three plausible causes of the global depression epidemic:

  1. We know that microwave radiation opens the blood / brain barrier, is it allowing toxins to enter the brain, which then causes the inflammation and depression? 
  2. We know that cell phones held near the head can cause microwave radiation to penetrate the brain and cause a heating effect. Is that heating causing the brain to be inflamed, resulting in depression?  
  3. We know that people are being exposed to powerful radiation from wireless devices and antennas for many hours each day.  We know that this is having many different adverse biological effects on the body.  Are these biological effects causing inflammation, which then causes depression?  
Is wireless radiation causing the inflammation / depression?

By treating the inflammatory symptoms of depression -- rather than the neurological ones -- researchers and doctors are opening up an exciting new dimension in the fight against what has become a global epidemic.

"New research is revealing that many cases of depression are caused by an allergic reaction to inflammation. Tim de Chant of NOVA writes: "Inflammation is our immune system's natural response to injuries, infections, or foreign compounds. When triggered, the body pumps various cells and proteins to the site through the blood stream, including cytokines, a class of proteins that facilitate intercellular communication. It also happens that people suffering from depression are loaded with cytokines." Inflammation is caused by obesity, high sugar diets, high quantities of trans fats, unhealthy diets in general, and other causes. . . ."




Feb 14
2015

Is there a connection between cell phones and cancer? Here are 44 reasons to believe that cell phones can cause cancer.

  • Cell phones emit microwave radio-frequency radiation. Fact. 
  • This radiation has the ability to penetrate our bodies. Fact. 
  • Our governments do virtually nothing to protect us from these dangers. Fact. 

And yet there is strong evidence and multiple peer reviewed studies that indicate that cell phones cause cancer and other diseases.

Take a look for yourself at these facts. But first let's just consider what cancer is. . . .




Jan 27
2015

Why Autism Happens

autism answers and prevention

The Silent Autism Carriers - autism info



" . . . Based on Coulomb's inverse-square law, the comparative force of RF energy on reproductive DNA between the sexes may be calculated. When carried in a front trouser pocket, a mobile phone is in the order of 20 centimeters in distance from female reproductive DNA, but only 5 centimeters in distance from male reproductive DNA. By Coulomb's law, as distance is increased by a factor of four, electrostatic force is decreased by a factor of 16. In our trouser pocket scenario, male reproductive DNA receives 16 times greater force of RF radiation than female reproductive DNA.

Data Shows Cell Phones Associated with Autism  

"Do cell phones cause autism? According to government data, they are associated. This cell phone autism analysis shows the association, using publically-available CDC and Federal Communications Commission (FCC) data. U.S. states with high rates of cell phone subscribers have much higher rates of autism. This shows use of cell phones by parents leads to autism in children.  

"But not the mother's use of cell phones. A cohort study based on Amsterdam Born Children found that maternal mobile phone use during pregnancy does not increase the odds of behavior problems in their children. This is another expression of Coulomb's law; the majority of new autism cases are coming from men's fragmented reproductive DNA. . . .




Jan 5
2015

The Proof You've Been Looking For - Cell, Wi-Fi, Radiation, Health

Dr. Stephen Sinatra, Dr. Devra Davis, Dr. Magda Havas

In a mere 8 minutes and 30 seconds, three top scientists - cardiologist, epidemiologist, environmental researcher - will tell you why we've been fighting so hard for so long. You can't get a quicker education than this: 

Summary clips of top specialists explaining the hazards of cell phones, Wi-Fi, and damages to health.




Jan 1
2015

My Digital Addiction

Aljazeera - How is our need to be constantly connected impacting our lives and could a digital detox be the solution?

"Al Jazeera's Phil Lavelle is constantly connected, and can rarely be found without his face buried into one of his many mobile devices. He diagnosed himself as a digital addict - after researching the symptoms online, of course - but now feels the need to disconnect.

"We follow him as he checks into a digital detox facility and attempts to adapt to a life without his devices. Along the way, we explore the modern phenomenon of digital addiction. . . .




Dec 23
2014

Jimmy Gonzalez "Cell Phones Cause Cancer"

Testimony to the Pembroke Pines Florida Commission

In this video, Attorney Jimmy Gonzalez gives testimony (October 2012) to the Pembroke Pines Florida Commission asking them to petition the City to issue a Resolution raising awareness of the health risks of cell phone radiation. He warns others about cell phone use and his three tumors.

Mr. Gonzalez died in November, 2014 at the age of 42.

 




Dec 7
2014

Harmful Health Effects of ElectroMagnetic Radiation - FOCUS ON DNA

Martin Blank, PhD Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics - Columbia University (EM WATCH)

Health Effects of EMF: Focus on DNA



" . . . if you watched this video, you know there IS something to worry about concerning EMF.

"Exactly WHAT are these potential health dangers? Well, let's start by talking about some of the diseases that some studies have shown can be caused by electromagnetic radiation:

Summary of Electromagnetic Health Effects

Life-threatening Diseases

  • Alzheimer's Disease 
  • Brain cancer (adult and child) 
  • Breast cancer (male and female) 
  • Depression (also leading to suicide) 
  • Heart disease 
  • Leukemia (adult and child) 
  • Miscarriage 
Other Conditions and Symptoms
  • Allergies 
  • Asthma 
  • Autism 
  • Blood pressure (raised) 
  • Concentration difficulties 
  • Depression 
  • Electro-sensitivity 
  • Fatigue 
  • Frequent infections 
  • Headaches 
  • Hormone changes 
  • Immune system damage 
  • Nerve damage 
  • Sleep disturbance 
  • Skin complaints 
  • Sperm abnormalities 
  • Tinnitus
EM WATCH




Dec 7
2014

EMF Health Effects Harmful Health Effects of ElectroMagnetic Radiation

Martin Blank, PhD Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics - Columbia University (EM WATCH)

Health Effects of EMF: Focus on DNA


" . . . if you watched this video, you know there IS something to worry about concerning EMF.

"Exactly WHAT are these potential health dangers? Well, let's start by talking about some of the diseases that some studies have shown can be caused by electromagnetic radiation:

Summary of Electromagnetic Health Effects

Life-threatening Diseases

  • Alzheimer's Disease 
  • Brain cancer (adult and child) 
  • Breast cancer (male and female) 
  • Depression (also leading to suicide) 
  • Heart disease 
  • Leukemia (adult and child) 
  • Miscarriage 
Other Conditions and Symptoms
  • Allergies 
  • Asthma 
  • Autism 
  • Blood pressure (raised) 
  • Concentration difficulties 
  • Depression 
  • Electro-sensitivity 
  • Fatigue 
  • Frequent infections 
  • Headaches 
  • Hormone changes 
  • Immune system damage 
  • Nerve damage 
  • Sleep disturbance 
  • Skin complaints 
  • Sperm abnormalities 
  • Tinnitus




Dec 3
2014

Influence of Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Radiation on the Platelet Aggregation

International Journal of Biomedicine - Gulzoda M. Khamidova, MD

Abstract: "The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of radiofrequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMFs) on platelet aggregation (PA) in individuals working for a long time under a direct and continuous RF-EMF exposure. We examined 119 persons aged from 22 to 65 years. In individuals working under the direct and constant exposure to RF-EMFs, the various changes of PA with a predominance of hyperaggregation are detected. The dependence of the changes in the indicators of PA on length of work in conditions of RF-EMF exposure is determined. . . .

Conclusion:  "The results of our study confirm the deleterious effect RF-EMF both on the blood cells and on blood rheology. In individuals working under the direct and constant exposure to RF-EMFs, the various changes of PA with a predominance of hyperaggregation are detected. The dependence of the changes in the indicators of PA on length of work in conditions of RFEMF exposure is determined."




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