Organophosphate Poisoning – Patient – 2nd September 2016

The organophosphate (OP) pesticides inhibit acetylcholinesterase. Hence, acetylcholine accumulates at nerve synapses and neuromuscular junctions, stimulating muscarinic and nicotinic receptors and the central nervous system. They are used as pesticides but can also be used as ‘nerve gas’. This is prohibited under the Geneva Convention but could be used by terrorists or rogue regimes. There…

Anxiety and depression following cumulative low-level exposure to organophosphate pesticides Virginia Harrison Sarah Mackenzie Ross UCL – 1st September 2016

Previous research suggests that individuals with a prior history of pesticide poisoning are at increased risk of psychiatric disorder (Freire and Koifman, 2013), but findings regarding the impact of cumulative low-level exposure are inconsistent. The aim of the current study was to investigate whether sheep farmers with a history of low-level exposure to organophosphate pesticides…

Airline cover-up: Toxic oil from jet engines poisoning passengers and crew for decades – Natural Health 365 – 1st September 2016

Aerotoxic syndrome, the term for the illness caused by exposure to contaminated air in jet aircraft, is ruining careers and claiming lives, causing the illness, permanent disability and even death of airline employees and passengers. Yet the issue is minimized, swept under the rug and largely ignored by corporate giants Boeing and Airbus, with those…

Cabin Crew Health- Aerotoxic Syndrome -Fume Events : Cabincrew.com 11th August 2016

To read the full post click here This is an issue rarely spoken about which affects the health and safety of every person who travels by plane. The lies, deception and collusion which run throughout our legislative representatives in Washington due to the powerful aviation lobby of Boeing and Airbus. The aviation establishment has successfully…

The DEADLY germs you’re inhaling when you fly – how much do YOU know about the toxic air? Daily Express 24th August 2016

PASSENGERS and crew are exposed to on board plane fumes so dangerous they can be life-threatening. Air travel can be a testing experience at the best of times. But annoying neighbours, seat kickers, stodgy plane food and lack of leg room aren’t the only elements for concern. The in-cabin oxygen supply is not just stuffy,…

FUME EVENT GUIDE – August 2016

«FUME EVENT» GUIDE vers. EN 08/2016 ______________________________________________________________________ 1 INFLIGHT Cockpit Required Procedures …………………………………………………………………………………apply Apply operator procedures according to the respective aircraft operation manuals. To date all operators should have established appropriate procedures. References could be: Identification of Smoke/Fumes/Smell (e.g. «Oil Smell» or «Unknown Origin»), Use of Oxygen Masks Emergency Declaration Landing at nearest suitable Airport…

KABINENLUFTFORSCHER OHNE STUDIUM – Der Überflieger – CICERO 19th Aug 2016

Wolfgang Rosenberger von der Medizinischen Hochschule Hannover ist einer der führenden Kabinenluftforscher der Welt. Die Ergebnisse seiner Messreihen in Lufthansa-Flügen gelten in der Debatte um die Giftigkeit von Luftpartikeln an Bord als wichtige Referenz. Nun zeigt sich: Er verfügt über keinen akademischen Abschluss…

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Government advises airlines to spray pesticides on passengers?! Health Nut News – 16th August 2016

If the videos on this story weren’t included, I PROMISE you, even I would have a hard time believing this was true. And perhaps the next time you aren’t feeling well after having flown you won’t automatically assume you caught a “bug” but rather, you might wonder if the cabin crew had exposed you to…

‘It’s all in your Head’ Is it? But why? By BEARNAIRDINE BEAUMONT·WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 17, 2016

Diagnosis: ’Depression’ ignoring the possible toxic background. When reading in the various aviators’ groups and on the basis of many discussions with aerotoxic victims, I realize again and again that way too many are brushed off by physicians, are sent to psychiatrists, while suffering from (a diagnosis of) depression. Many mention that the drugs they…