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Are the ‘Wi-Fi Refugees’ Really Sensitive to Radio Waves?
Over theِ pastِ fewِ years, dozens ofِ people haveِ moved toِ a radio-free zone inِ the mountains ofِ West Virginia toِ escape theِ surrounding world ofِ electronic gadgets thatِ they sayِ areِ making themِ ill.
These so-called Wi-Fi refugees suffer fromِ electromagnetic hypersensitivity (EHS), a condition theyِ claim results fromِ exposure toِ electromagnetic radiation emitted byِ cellphone towers, cellphones, Wi-Fi routers andِ other wireless devices.
Before moving toِ West Virginia, sheِ lived inِ a shielded cage toِ alleviate herِ symptoms.