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How will magnetic storms affect humans | Know all about it

Magnetic Storms Have Been A Major Topic Of Discussion And Research For Several Academies. Recent Buzz Was That A Massive Magnetic Storm Might Hit The Earth And Was Likely To Impact Humans In A Significant Way.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Ranpreet Kaur | Updated on: 21 Mar 2018, 08:50:05 PM
How will magnetic storms affect humans | Know all about it (representational picture source: NASA)

New Delhi:

Magnetic storms have been a major topic of discussion and research for several academies. Recent buzz was that a massive magnetic storm might hit the Earth and was likely to impact humans in a significant way.

Although the reports were later dismissed, the effects of magnetic storms on human health have caught a lot of attention.

Before talking about the major effect of these magnetic storms on humankind, here's what these storms are all about

What is a magnetic storm?

Commonly known as the solar storm, the magnetic storms occurs when a solar wind shock comes in contact with  Earth's magnetic field causing a temporary disturbance in  Earth's magnetosphere

Effect of magnetic storm on humans

According to several Altai experiments, it is reported that the magnetic storms are likely to have a major impact on the human brain.

The storms affect the electrical pulses, which play a key role in sending signals in the brain. Although people don’t witness any unusual experience, a hindrance in electrical pulse does impact one's health to an extent. Besides a change in blood pressure, adrenaline and blood flow can also occur during magnetic storms.

Humans are also prone to dizziness, headaches and migraine with a feeling of pressure in the head.

The magnetic storm will also have a major impact on technology, causing disruptions in telecommunication system all over the world.

How to escape the effect of magnetic storm

 Well, it is quite evident that magnetic storm does impact out lifecycle in a big way. In order to cope with these effects, it is necessary to keep a tab on your food habits during this space activity.

#One must eat healthy food and avoid the intake of caffeine and alcohol.

#Drinking pure water will also be helpful to your body.

#Indulge in gentle exercises, meditation and breathing exercises.

#Take some time out for yourself and get close to nature.

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First Published : 21 Mar 2018, 08:42:25 PM

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