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...
Banishing the Butterflies Conquering Performance Anxiety;When people are asked their number one fear, what do you
Releasing Fears and Phobias ;Many of us are annoyed, hindered, or even incapacitated
Some of the most tragic stories one will ever hear in medical practice are those of cancer patients and their families. Unfortunately, the tragedy is often the result of the impact on people's lives not only of the disease but also of the treatment
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