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Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby ChemE » Tue Nov 10, 2015 10:37 am

Guys,

I am a chemical/environmental engineer. I have been doing research (on my own) for the past 3 years. I think I see a correlation with locations of high power, high gain microwave radars and broadcast satellite earth station antennas and increased autism. I put a hypothesis paper on Academia.edu.

https://www.academia.edu/18019528/Evide ... e_antennas.

Just sharing.

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby ChemE » Wed Nov 11, 2015 3:41 pm

If that link does not work use this one.

http://darkmattersalot.com/2015/11/08/e ... -antennas/

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby ChemE » Fri Nov 27, 2015 11:44 am

I posted a Youtube Video with narration showing the Santa Monica Autism Cluster and locations of High Gain Microwave Radiation antennas

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_cont ... hyukgFlFF8

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby Josie » Wed Dec 30, 2015 2:45 pm

Thanks for sharing this information. I believe there is a connection between Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism. The wireless age of communication with damaging microwave radiation is difficult to avoid for most. We use only cable computer connections at our house, and I do not own a smart phone. I have a cell phone but I rarely use it. I also do not use a microwave oven anymore. I wonder if microwave ovens are also harming our children. We all have better health mentally and physically since making these changes. Our son with autism is improving in all areas.

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby Josie » Thu Jan 21, 2016 1:47 am

The adverse health effects of electromagnetic fields (EMFs) have been known since World War 2


Abstract

Microwave generating equipment first became common during World War 2 with the development of radar. Soviet bloc countries reported that individuals exposed to microwaves frequently developed headaches, fatigue, loss of appetite, sleepiness, difficulty in concentration, poor memory, emotional instability, and labile cardiovascular function, and established stringent exposure standards. For a variety of reasons these reports were discounted in Western countries, where the prevailing belief was that there could be no adverse health effects of electromagnetic fields (EMFs) that were not mediated by tissue heating. The reported Soviet effects were at lower intensities than those that cause heating. However, there were several accidental exposures of radar operators in Western countries that resulted in persistent symptoms similar to those described above. The Soviets irradiated the US Embassy in Moscow with microwaves during the period 1953-1975, and while no convincing evidence of elevated cancer rates was reported, there were reports of "microwave illness". Officials passed these complaints off as being due to anxiety, not effects of the microwave exposure. There is increasing evidence that the "microwave syndrome" or "electro-hypersensitivity" (EHS) is a real disease that is caused by exposure to EMFs, especially those in the microwave range. The reported incidence of the syndrome is increasing along with increasing exposure to EMFs from electricity, WiFi, mobile phones and towers, smart meters and many other wireless devices. Why some individuals are more sensitive is unclear. While most individuals who report having EHS do not have a specific history of an acute exposure, excessive exposure to EMFs, even for a brief period of time, can induce the syndrome.


http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26556835

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby ChemE » Thu Mar 09, 2017 10:48 am

In case anybody wants to help take on the Military Media Microwave Industrial Complex....

I need your support! (votes)

I just signed the petition "California Governor: Reduce Microwave Radiation Pollution in Hollywood" and wanted to see if you could help by adding your name.
Our goal is to reach 100 signatures and we need more support. You can read more and sign the petition here:

https://www.change.org/p/california-gov ... responsive

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby EmilyV » Mon Jul 10, 2017 12:51 pm

ChemE,
great thinking.
I have a thought. Many parents are now using baby monitors - most with some electromagnetic fields. Could this be contributing/an additional cause? Any studies on it?

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby ChemE » Tue Jul 11, 2017 1:28 pm

Hi Emily,

I think we have to start thinking about any source of EMF (electromotive force, which is measured in volts) as a potential source of "oxidative stress" on us and our children since EMF can move electrons and electron transfer can trigger ReDox (oxidation/reduction reactions) and "oxidative stress". If you Google "Peter Sullivan Autism EMF" he has been compiling lists of electronics, including baby monitors that all transmit electromagnetic radiation, which are all sources of EMF.

I expanded my research so that in addition to electromagnetic radiation (EMR) from high gain antennas and radars I have included flooring such as vinyl/linoleum and synthetic carpets as a large source of EMF via static electricity & triboelectricity. Vinyl flooring has been linked with autism:

https://darkmattersalot.com/2016/11/19/ ... e-residue/

and can develop up to 12,000 volts on a child's skin crawling on the floor, synthetic carpets and plastic playground slides can generate up to 25,000 volts of static when a child slides on them. Plastic playground slides can blowout a child's hearing aid:

http://www.esdjournal.com/articles/Coch ... plants.htm

so why would we think all of that voltage is healthy for our child? So in summary, most studies have focused on chemical attack when in fact I think the primary cause of autism may be EMF (voltage) from electromagnetic radiation and electrostatics due to the synthetic and electromagnetic environment we have created.

https://darkmattersalot.com/2017/03/16/ ... otentials/

Thanks for asking,

Stewart

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby JBTX » Thu Aug 03, 2017 9:28 pm

There has been research showing autism clusters in certain urban high income clusters. Same thing is seen in Silicon Valley and affluent areas of MA. Among the hypotheses

1. Higher educated and more affluent people are more likely to get kids diagnosed
2. People in such areas tend to marry and have kids at older ages and there is some evidence autism is more prevalent with older parents especially fathers
3. People with similar traits tend to pair up in such urban clusters : geeky smart Silicon Valley dad and geeky smart Silicon Valley mom >> higher incidence of autistic offspring

You would have to control for all of these factors plus a ton of others.

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby ChemE » Sun Aug 06, 2017 8:48 pm

The study/cluster was adjusted for parental age at birth. Did you actually read it? The cluster just happens to line up perfectly with the high gain microwave broadcast antenna capital of the world...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2835822/

Abstract
This article identifies significant high-risk clusters of autism based on residence at birth in California for children born from 1993 through 2001. These clusters are geographically stable. Children born in a primary cluster are at four times greater risk for autism than children living in other parts of the state. This is comparable to the difference between males and females and twice the risk estimated for maternal age over 40. In every year roughly 3% of the new caseload of autism in California arises from the primary cluster we identify – a small zone 20km by 50km. We identify a set of secondary clusters that support the existence of the primary clusters. The identification of robust spatial clusters indicates that autism does not arise from a global treatment and indicates that important drivers of increased autism prevalence are located at the local level.

Method
Kulldorff’s Spatial Scan Statistic (Kulldorff 1997), is implemented by the SaTScan Software (Kulldorff 2006). Kulldorff’s Spatial Scan Statistic (Kulldorff 1997) reduces the problem of cluster detection to a problem of maximum likelihood estimation over geographical space. Through a single hypothesis test over space, the method identifies a region, where the distribution of cases relative to controls (or the expected number of cases) is most likely to be consistent with a significant excess of risk.
In the absence of any known risk factors, the expected number of cases is calculated by multiplying the California case rate with the control population in the circle. If there are any known risk factors that are not spatially random, then an indirect standardization (Armstrong 1969, Julious et al. 2001) can be done. We standardize (Julious et al. 2001, Armstrong 1969) for parental age, a spatially structured risk factor. We thus calculate what the expected number of cases in a neighborhood (block group or ZCTA) would be if the rates in a given age group in the neighborhood were the same as observed for that age group in all of California. For each birth, we use a single categorical parental age variable for the adjustment process. The categorical parental age variable is derived from a continuous parental age variable, by grouping the continuous variable into 35 and older and 34 and younger age categories. We analyzed the data for each year from 1993 to 2001 individually searching for non-overlapping clusters of high and low risk of sole autism in California.

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby ChemE » Wed Aug 16, 2017 6:08 am

Here are links to a couple of graphics:

They point to EMF(electromotive force) as the ultimate culprit.

https://sdsimonson.files.wordpress.com/ ... luster.png

https://sdsimonson.files.wordpress.com/ ... unty-2.png

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby ChemE » Thu Sep 07, 2017 1:37 pm

This Graphic is a bit more readable:

https://i2.wp.com/sdsimonson.files.word ... l=1&w=1280

These are all the specific high Gain Antennas in LA County
https://sdsimonson.files.wordpress.com/ ... adars2.pdf

You can view the microwave relay tower locations here:
http://fccinfo.com/fccinfo_google_earth.php

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby ChemE » Sat Sep 09, 2017 7:05 am

Same image as before, only rotated.
Microwave Radiation Broadcast Capital of the World = Autism Capital of the World

https://sdsimonson.files.wordpress.com/ ... iation.png

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Re: Electromagnetic Radiation Exposure and Autism

Postby ChemE » Sun Oct 15, 2017 3:53 pm

Some FCC calculations showing that just one installation of microwave broadcast earthstations within the area of that autism cluster can exceed the FCC safety guidelines for up to 6 miles around the antennas and does not take into the account of on-axis reflection of radiation from overhead aircraft.

https://darkmattersalot.com/2017/10/15/ ... ome-calcs/


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