As a Canadian Mom, there is nothing more important than the health of your little ones. Thank you for showing your concern regarding this emerging public health issue. Use the form below to send an email directly to Health Minister Jane Philpott and your Member of Parliament.
On June 15th, 2016 the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Health Chair, MP Bill Casey presented the 2015 HESA report on Safety Code 6 guidelines, “RADIOFREQUENCY ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION AND THE HEALTH OF CANADIANS” to the House of Commons. This action triggers the parliamentary process in that the Liberal Government now has 120 calendar days to officially respond. The 12 Recommendations can be found here.
The twelve HESA recommendations can be organized into 4 categories:
The full HESA Report can be found here.
That the Government of Canada, through the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, consider funding research into electromagnetic hypersensitivity testing, diagnosis and treatment, and its possible impacts on health in the workplace.
That the Canadian Medical Association, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the World Health Organization consider updating their guidelines and continuing education materials regarding the diagnosis and treatment of electromagnetic hypersensitivity to ensure they are based on the latest scientific evidence and reflect the symptoms of affected Canadians.
That the Government of Canada continue to provide reasonable accommodations for environmental sensitivities, including electromagnetic hypersensitivity, as required under the Canadian Human Rights Act.
We are asking you, our elected official to ensure that the government’s response;