Today, it seems like everything is considered a hoax. Remember when cell phones started to become popular? There were so many articles on how bad they were, yet, nobody believed it or at least wanted to believe it.
We are a technology dependent society, so how do we reconcile our dependency with our electronic devices and electro-pollution. In this article, Electro-Pollution: What It Is and How You Can Stay Protected, they break down electro-pollution and causes, then give you 7 Things You can Do to Protect Yourself.
But, how do we believe in something we cannot see, hear, taste, smell, until it’s too late. Even if we are overly exposed to it, how do we convince medical doctors or ourselves that our symptoms are related to EMF?
According to Medical News today – An electromagnetic field (EMF) is an area of moving electrical charges. Some EMFs, especially those involving ionizing radiation, can be harmful. In their article, Are EMF’s Dangerous, they break it down for you by types and symptoms, how it affects our health, even when to see a doctor.
Should You Be Worried About EMF Exposure? article talks about the conveniences and gadgets of today. And makes us aware of some of the possible health risks we may experience using these gadgets we rely so heavily on.
One item most people use every day that sends out EMFs is the cellphone. Use of cellphones has increased significantly since they were introduced in the 1980s. Concerned about human health and cellphone use, researchers began what would become the largest study Trusted Source to compare cancer cases in cellphone users and nonusers back in 2000.
National Institute of Environmental Sciences has a free educational booklet you can download.
What’s the solution? Some of it is in prevention or at least awareness.
Here is at least 17 Ways You Can Protect Yourself from EMF Radiation. You can download the Environmental Health Initiative Quick Guide by Cindy Sage and Nancy Evans, where they point out some of the major sources of EMF exposures and how to avoid unnecessary EMF.
If you are unsure and concerned about EMF in your home and in your everyday life, we offer a Healthy Home Assessment and can test your home for the various EMF culprits and toxins and then provide solutions for how to create a safe home environment.
Download The Bioinitiative Report 2012 – they provide a rationale for Biologically-based Public Exposure Standards for Electromagnetic Fields.