Saturday, 11 July 2020
Blog visitor Phua Kai Lit points out that the way we calculate GDP is deeply flawed. The way national wealth and economic growth are calculated needs to be changed e.g. “bads” such as environmental pollution and health hazards need...
A concerned Penangite has just sent me this article from the Independent in the UK: EU watchdog calls for urgent action on Wi-Fi radiation By Geoffrey Lean, Environment Editor Sunday, 16 September 2007 Europe's top environmental watchdog is calling for immediate action to...
Well, well, well, what do you make of this study published in the British Medical Journal and reported in the New York Times? One of the largest and most meticulous studies of mammography ever done, involving 90,000 women and...
Something to ponder over carefully and study before we rush to embrace Wifi. An article from the Independent of the UK: Germany warns citizens to avoid using Wi-Fi Environment Ministry's verdict on the health risks from wireless technology puts the British...
The US Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA) has warned that the cholesterol-lowering drug Zocor (simvastatin), made by Merck, increases risk of muscle injury when used in large doses. The FDA said that people taking the 80mg dose face an especially...