Classification of EHS
*fully recognized in Sweden, since 2000 (not regarded as a disease)
* symptoms are classified as occupationally-related symptoms-based diagnosis (code ICD-10) by the Nordic Council of Ministers since 2000.
*This org is included in the Swedish Disability Federation (HSO).
* They receive quite a lot of money per year.
*Swedish municipalities follow the UN 22 Standard Rules on the equalization of opportunities for poeple with disabilities;
* since 2007 upgraded into "The UN Convention on Human Rights for Persons with Functional Impairments".
I started with this kind of work in 1979.
The interesting thing was that these medical doctors had never met anyone which they talked about but they were still experts on this, as we say in Sweden. Finally it was conceived that this was probably a mass media-driven psychosis when tv newspapers have articles about EHS then people say oh, I am probably a little bit EHS myself.
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