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Episode 7 – Dr Michel Mulder
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Episode 6 – Ap Van de Kraats (+ Annie De Vries)

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Episode 6 – Ap Van de Kraats (+ Annie De Vries)

Guest Speaker – Ap Van De Kraats Bio

Born in 1954, Ap grew up in the Netherlands. He received his flight training in 1972-1975, at the Dutch Government Flight Academy. After that he spent 3 years in small aviation, performing banner towing (advertisement) flights, aerial photography and sight-seeing flights over the Netherlands.

In 1978, he joined a large Dutch airline company and spent 33 years there with great pleasure. After 7 years as a co-pilot on the DC9, he upgraded to Captain on the DC9, B737, A310 resp. (all short- and middle range routes). In 1994 he became a Captain on the B747-400 (long range). During the last 5 years before his retirement, his partner Annie would frequently accompany him on his trips, which they both enjoyed a lot. In 2011 he was retired, in good health and fit, and he wasn’t too keen to give up active flying yet. So, when offered the opportunity, he happily accepted a position as a Captain B747-400 in a South Korean company.

Ap: “Also in this ‘after career’ I was more than happy: many new destinations and routes, the interaction with new people, new cultures etc. It was a very intense period, but in one word amazing!”

Unfortunately, mid 2014 he suddenly got several acute health problems, like a sudden hearing loss, neurological disorders and extreme fatigue.

Ap: “That was the abrupt end of a flying career and the start of a difficult period with lots of doctor appointments, getting to accept my limitations and searching for possible causes. And of course for solutions, if at all possible…..”

“After a tip from a colleague, we were lucky enough to discover the cause of my health problems pretty soon: for years the air on board appears to have been contaminated with Organo Phosphates, severe toxins which damage the nerve system. Even very low doses can silently ‘pile up’ in your body until they reach a certain critical level, and then suddenly cause this type of disorders.”

“At that time I was in a very bad shape indeed, almost like a Zombie. My short term memory was very bad, and my mind had slowed down dramatically. My vision was blurred and I was moving as in a slow motion movie. For about 4-5 months, driving a car was absolutely no option, as the world was going way too fast for me, I simply could not keep up. Sitting in the car as Annie was driving me to the next doctor or therapist, I’d suffer strong vertigo during turns, I’d literally brace myself with both hands. I had several strong tremors per day, which literally exhausted me. I slept well over 12 hours per night and even then I really needed a good extra nap in the afternoon to get through the day.”

“One of the nastiest symptoms there is probably the depressive emotions that come with it. I’ve fortunately never reached a point where I seriously considered to commit suicide, but I do understand now that so many people with these problems do take their lives. I’ve been particularly lucky to have the unconditional support, understanding and solidarity of my partner Annie to help me through this difficult period. Many a relationship gets under severe pressure or even strands completely as the partner doesn’t understand what is happening to an AS patient (nor does the patient himself) and why he/she changes so drastically.”

“I was again very lucky to come into contact with John Midavaine., an ex-orthopedist, who specialised in sports- and orthomolecular medicine. With his professional guidance, food supplements and some supporting therapies, daily life gradually became a lot more ‘normal’ again.”

“I personally experienced how important it is to get the right information passed on and to receive the proper support when you’re suddenly confronted with so many health issues which you don’t understand, a really threatening situation. This motivated Annie and I in 2017 to take part in the founding of Stichting Fly Aware. With our contribution to this non-profit foundation we hope we can help others to get going again, too.”  

The board of Stichting Fly Aware consists of:

Chairman: Dr. John Midavaine

Secretary/Multimedia/International Contacts: Annie de Vries

Treasurer/web master: Ap van de Kraats

Website: https://www.flyaware.nl

FB: Stichting Fly Aware

Twitter: @FlyAware

E-mail: info@flyaware.nl

Ap Van de Kraats Contact:

ap@flyaware.nl

Fly-Aware Information Event In Holland – May 10

https://www.flyaware.nl/events/informatieavond-10-mei/

Host – Chriselda Barretto

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Episode 5 – Daniel Dumalin

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Episode 5 – Daniel Dumalin

Guest Speaker – Daniel Dumalin Bio

Education:

1. Licentiate in Experimental and Theoretical Psychology (Research psychologist)

Today this is called Master of Science in Experimental and Theoretical Psychology

2. Associate’s degree in Electronic Engineering

3. Associate’s degree in Biomedical Engineering

Separate courses:

1. Biomedical Electronics (M.Sc. in Electronics and ICT Engineering Technology)

2. Biomedical Product Development (M.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering)

3. Neuromodulation and Imaging (M.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering)

Experience:

29 years experience in IT, Software developer, Web developer, System administrator

Organizations:

Board member of Section Neuroscience and Psychophysiology [2017-present]

Section Psychophysiology [2012 – 2017] organization position Board member and Technical Advisor until it merged into the Section Neuroscience and Psychophysiology

QNBG (Quantified Neurophysiology Belgium Group) [1999 – 2005] as Scientific and Technical coordinator

Daniel Dumalin Contact:

AerotoxBrain@proximus.be

Daniel Dumalin Publication:

Dumalin, D. (2017). The Contingent Negative Variation: The Cumulative Curve Method Revisited. In P. Sittiprapaporn (Ed.), Event-Related Potentials and Evoked Potentials (pp. 51-66). Intech. doi:10.5772/65183

https://www.intechopen.com/books/event-related-potentials-and-evoked-potentials/the-contingent-negative-variation-the-cumulative-curve-method-revisited

Fly-Aware Information Event In Holland – May 10

https://www.flyaware.nl/events/informatieavond-10-mei/

Links to different press articles

English version

Short link: https://wp.me/p5lySl-fvf

Dutch version:

De Morgen

https://www.demorgen.be/tech-wetenschap/belgisch-onderzoek-naar-giftige-dampen-in-vliegtuig-eerste-resultaten-zijn-verontrustend~b63c5881/

French version:

https://www.7sur7.be/7s7/fr/1518/Sante/article/detail/3525017/2019/04/08/La-qualite-de-l-air-dans-les-avions-jugee-catastrophiq

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Episode 4 – Willem Felderhof

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Episode 4 – Willem Felderhof

Guest Speaker – Willem Felderhof Bio

Willem is a former commercial airline pilot from the Netherlands. Willem always had a fascination for aviation since the time he was a little kid. The fulfillment of his dream to become an airline pilot came into manifestation when he started his training at the National School of Aviation in the Netherlands. Before that he served as a green beret in the Special Forces of the Dutch army and had several jobs in commerce.

Before his career as an airline pilot his physical health was outstanding also as a result of intense and different sporting activities during his youth.

When he finished his initial flight training in 1991 with success he started as a copilot in small aviation on the Dornier 228. 2 years later he joined Transavia Airlines where he operated as a co-pilot on the B737-300 and 400.

In 1995 he was hired by KLM and where he continued his flying career as co-pilot on the MD11. After 19 years he left the MD11 division and started his training for captain on the B737. Due to his severely deteriorating health condition he had to quit his job as a pilot completely in 2014 with more than 10 thousand flight hours. At this moment Willem does not board any airplane anymore, also not as a passenger and he is trying to recover from AS – Aerotoxic Syndrome.

His first health issues started roughly after 4 years of flying with migraines, loss of energy, sleeping disorders and emotional stress. He was diagnosed with burnout by the airlines health department first in 2001 and then again in 2003. During this period, he tried to recover from this condition by changing his life drastically on all levels.

It took him 8 years to come to the definite conclusion that the increasing deteriorating health condition, despite the radical shifts in his life, was caused not by him but the result of something in the airplanes. Although he had strong suspicions that there was something “wrong” with the air supply he had no idea what this exactly could be. When he came in contact with people that had knowledge of AS he started to take samples of the air, his blood and urine and tested these on the presence of organophosphates, in particular TCP’s and its affiliated isomers.

All the tests were positive and from then on his battle against the airline and the industry started which resulted in a big lawsuit in 2013. The mainstream media labeled him from that moment ‘The Toxic Pilot’.

https://www.aerotoxic.org/klm-court-case-in-the-netherlands/

Willem Felderhof Contact:

willem@bodyoneness.nl

http://www.bodyoneness.nl/

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