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   Posted 1/2/2008 11:36 AM (GMT -6)   
Hi!  I just read this article and was taken aback!  The flickering of the new "green" flourscent lighting may be giving people migraines, seizures (if you are epileptic), and other problems.  I thought everyone should know this.  Here is the link to the article that I read.
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   Posted 1/3/2008 1:24 PM (GMT -6)   
Thanks for the info Sherrine!

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   Posted 1/4/2008 10:17 PM (GMT -6)   
Thank you so much for the info.  I had been thinking about buying some of those bulbs.  You probably saved me from having more seizures and migraines.
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   Posted 1/13/2008 11:47 AM (GMT -6)   


Thank you for posting this! I was considering purchasing these bulbs for my home. Yesterday, at my office (thankfully not in my room), I noticed that one of the lamps had a "green" bulb and, sure enough, it was flickering. I am very photosensitive - in fact a repetitive camera flash induced a partial complex seizure in September. After reading your article, I will avoid these at all costs. I appreciate the information.

Again, thank you!


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