In the UK, only phone masts more than 15-m high require full planning permission; anything shorter can be erected anywhere with just local-authority approval. Nevertheless, it is required that the public be consulted.
As a subscriber to WDDTY and someone who has been badly affected by the illness ME [myalgic encephalomyelitis] for almost 15 years, I was astonished and disappointed to read ‘Epidemic by hysteria’ on page 8 of WDDTY vol 16 no 9.
It seems extraordinary that an epidemic can be triggered purely as the result of hysteria, but this phenomenon has occurred on lots of occasions in the past. Several have been recorded and analysed by psychiatrist Colin McEvedy, who passed away this...
FACE YOUR FEARS: You know it makes chemical sense
Once a primordial element of survival, fear can sometimes evolve into a roadblock that impedes our progress. How do we respond? In "Facing Our Fears: Navigating The Path To Wholeness " Barry Bittman, M.D. queries "What is our next step? Do we grow...
Throughout the history of western medicine, valerian (Valeriana officinalis
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We may understand the journey; we may even have a sound vehicle; but on any journey—whether through athletics or in daily life we need sufficient emotional fuel to get moving. Different from physical-vital energy, emotional energy creates the...
Fainting ;Just before fainting, you may feel a sense of dread foll
Anxiety is a feeling of dread, fear or distress over a real or imagined threat to your mental or physical well-being. Symptoms of anxiety are both physical and psychological. They include: