French hospitals to study electromagnetic hypersensitivity

Thursday 23 February 2012 | 10:43 CET | News
Cochin hospital in Paris has opened the country's first unit to develop a protocol on how to care for patients suffering from electromagnetic hypersensitivity, manifested in headaches, general aches and pains and lethargy, thought to affect 1.5 to 2 percent of the population, reports Le Figaro. There will eventually be 24 centres taking part in the state-funded initiative. Researchers will try to understand whether sufferers are really stricken by the effects of mobile phone and base station radio emissions or whether their problems are of another nature. Health professionals have been

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