This here post and the comments got me to thinking that indeed we do have an awful lot of so called experts who seem to thrive on impressing each other and getting headlines in the media – it involved scientific malpractice, a smoke and a heavy hat. Scale science to large — and lots of scientists were also brought together in Germany to build V1 and V2 rockets. The notion that their enlightened and benign Government, 2018 in New York.
Effect relationships between — does not abrogate you from responsibility. It’s all very depressing that in this modern allegedly scientific age that something based on the fantasies and religious prejudice of a British King who attempted to justify his dislike of a newly arrived plant by postulating from the Ancient Greek science of the Humors, to my mind, the worse the effects will be.
But there were other factors at work too, not least unwillingness to admit mistakes, bureaucratic inertia and the ego of Professor Sir Richard Doll FRS. Maybe others here could help? It involved scientific malpractice, the corruption of peer review, the flouting of Parliament and career assassination, all quite openly conducted as an exercise in preventive medicine.
PHOTO: Amira Hassan, of Burnsville, Minn. PHOTO: Soldiers stand at a security check at the Olympic village in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Feb. It was dogma all along.
Best with a cup of coffee and pack of cigarettes in front of you before you start! The marketing of social change is a new field which applies the marketing techniques of the business world to getting people to change their behaviour, i. What’s more they don’t like it. But she was convinced that preventing smokers from smoking even for an hour or so had to be beneficial.
He knew from personal experience that that is how the dangers of active smoking became conventional wisdom. The case revealed massive conflicts of interest with three prominent anti-tobacco experts who were on the payroll of the pharmaceutical industry. Such is the depth of the crisis. And what happened back then was that more and more ordinary people began to protest against the experts, and ignore what they were telling them, and make up their own minds what they would or would not believe.
Federal officials said today that the flu outbreak has now killed 63 children. This is a longish and more comprehensive post, yet I was still unable to cover everything. The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.
The smoker CONTROL industry ignored this ruling, along with all the other contradictions to their faith, and carried on with their prohibition agenda regardless. Even such a simple question as whether one should severely limit his consumption of butter and eggs can be a subject of endless scientific debate. Some economists said President Trump’s tax cuts could be adding to the stock market plunge. I suspect there are millions of people who think that way.
This is the jugular of the anti-smoking industry and if enough people go for this jugular the anti-smoking industry is history. Some years ago, prior to the ban even, I remember having a conversation with a non-smoker. Even if a book isn’t the ultimate end goal, this would make a great foundation for a web site dedicated to exposing the Antismoking lies.
In this 1998 lawsuit, Judge William L. Arthritis isn’t always from the wear-and-tear of getting older _ too often, younger people get it after suffering knee or ankle injuries. This is not an historically new situation. 27, 2017 photo, kratom capsules are displayed in Albany, N.
More and more ordinary people are getting more and more fed up with all these damn experts telling them what to believe and how to live their lives. Except to recommend it to everyone here. Post was not sent – check your email addresses!
It’s also what happens when you systematically remove the responsibility of the individual to weigh up the holy trinity of compassion, tolerance and freedom of choice, and replace it with diktats and groupspeak. I quite agree, passive smoking was just the crowning stupidity, if a person could believe that they would believe anything. I think that there is a general crisis of Science under way. 65 yrs old will be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lives.
2018 ABC News Internet Ventures. Genetic risk scores and early onset CAD, ECGs in athletes, the ripple effect of weight loss, troponin in sepsis, and fish oil for CVD prevention are the topics discussed in this week’s podcast. I think it’s because over the past 100 years or more we’ve moved from small-scale science to large-scale science or Big Science. And this is what is happening again.
Dr Turakhia reassures Dr Mandrola that true AI learns ‘on the job’ and will be a lot better than current computer-read ECGs. There aren’t many platforms available to us to put our point across where Joe Public has a chance to see an alternative viewpoint, but comments sections in newspapers offer that opportunity. And it is easy to demonstrate that there is no correlation between cigarettes and lung cancer rates because there is no correlation.
8, 2018 in New York. Doctors explain the controversy of “lower is better”—whether greater cholesterol reduction really further reduces cardiovascular risk.
A 52-year-old man is brought to the emergency department by his family for evaluation of headache, nausea, blurry vision, and confusion. And no hope for anything. China’s auto sales growth rebounded in January to 10. Retail group: retail sales to rise 3.
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They saw their work as health promotion, and modified scientific method accordingly by dispensing with the sceptical outlook of hard science. If you think you are too intelligent to be manipulated in this manner, I suggest you remove your head from your backside as soon as possible. Ebola and Zika and now Black Plague spread across Africa? Markets Right Now: China share benchmark falls 5.
I’ve added a link to The Burch Curve in my blogroll. A drink, a smoke and a heavy hat.
Globally, lung cancer now claims more lives each year than colon, prostate, ovarian, lymph and breast cancers combined. Medscape Cardiology, where you can peruse the latest medical news, commentary from clinician experts, major conference coverage, full-text journal articles, and trending stories.
Abnegation will no doubt kick in. I’ll endeavour to get back to him and inquire, discuss, remark further. 8, 2018, Freddie Mac reports on the week’s average U. Agency’s public conclusion, and aggressively utilized the Act’s authority to disseminate findings to establish a de facto regulatory scheme intended to restrict Plaintiffs products and to influence public opinion.
From the very beginning, Bradford Hill and his school argued for a presumption that correlation is causation because epidemiology serves the practical purpose of preventing disease. Moscow jamboree in 2014, even as it complained about being low on funds to tackle the deadly Ebola crisis in West Africa.
Today, in all sorts of areas, we are inundated with fake news, junk science, and intolerant legislation. I am unable to find it proved that cigarette smoking can cause lung cancer. To further the tobacco prohibition movement, this is just another, anti-smoker manufactured, moral panic!
It’s one reason why I’m much more interested in talking to other smokers than to antismokers. The main reason for this was simply that Burch is too difficult for most people.
If a comment from one of us sows the seeds of doubt in just a couple of minds, then the comment was worth writing. FILE – In this September 2008 file photo, a physician discusses an ankle injury with a patient in Lawrence, Kan. What’s more effective during flu season: Hand washing vs.
That’s what I always thought they’d done. I never did believe in the cigarette theory, for a very young gardener it was impossible to believe that one commonly consumed member of the Solanaceae family could possibly harm anyone, whilst the skies were still raining soot.
A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Friday, Feb. I don’t know how to reach them but I think SHS is almost an irrelevance.
Because Brexit, as one example, is a revolt by Britons against all the unelected experts in the EU telling us what to do, and what our laws should be. Thank you for the reminder. Reasoned argument can help them focus on that.
I have no doubt there are people within the adoption agencies who will quite happily take their own jaundiced prejudices and place those ahead of the welfare and care of the child. FILE-In this Sunday, May 19, 2013 file photo, a vehicle passes the front of the Publix supermarket in Zephyrhills, Fla. The implication is that no one is allowed to raise methodological challenges to the EPA’s purported use of a scientific method.
They’re merely a foil for the thrust of what I have to say. So that’s where to start. A new tally by The Associated Press finds that nearly 11. Serum Testosterone did not decrease with age, and was significantly higher in SMOKERS than for non-smokers.
The ultimate philosophical issue raised by the Concept is whether, and to what extent, government can get into the business of modifying human behaviour, even if it does so to improve health. Sorry- it’s a bit long and I hope the web-links work. I’m seeking to persuade to look more closely at the reality versus the propaganda. So when they see grandparents who are not especially wealthy and who smoke, well they’ll just be discounted as less than ideal when judged against couples who don’t smoke and appear at face value to be superior in every sense.
This is a deliberate psychological tactic that has worked very well. May I humbly add: DEMAND TRANSPARENCY, also retrospectively! I think these are the people we need to reach and they’re also the most difficult.
Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday with some benchmarks erasing early morning gains. Access all of our clinical care resources on-the-go.
I, and several others, STARTED attacking SHS lies over ten years ago. HFpEF With Pulmonary Vascular Disease: A New Phenotype? The medical establishment reacted to his views with with incredulity and outrage, and after a period in the spotlight he was successfully ignored away. In a few clinical studies of people with major depression, DHEA improved symptoms compared to placebo.
It is argued by some that proficiency in social marketing would inevitably lead government into all kinds of undesirable thought control and propaganda. After all no one ever said that eating the other nicotine containing vegetables caused bowel cancer and the like. Notify me of new comments via email. When Public Health abandoned the scientific method because it didn’t give the answers required.
China’s stock market benchmark falls 5. This is precisely what happens when you foment disgust and dehumanisation as a means of advancing your ideological worldview. Decades of anti-smoking measures have made no difference to how many people get lung cancer.
Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. You have no need for a degree in psychological manipulation, to understand their motivation here and clearly, there is no place for subtlety when indoctrination of people like seppi, and general propaganda is the name of the game.
The jury of five women and three men did not find evidence that punitive damages should be awarded. This here post and the comments got me to thinking that indeed we do have an awful lot of so called experts who seem to thrive on impressing each other and getting headlines in the media, rather than seriously think of the consequences of what they’re advocating. That was a remarkable read, Kin_Free.
I think there are still plenty of rational people around. KF, y’oughta think about doing it up in really formal form for printing. PHOTO: A nurse prepares a flu shot at the Salvation Army in Atlanta, Feb. This was never anything at all to do with science.
Great oaks from tiny acorns grow, and all that. Though I’ve learnt a great deal more since then from other people’s blogs and my own research, I still read the newspaper threads in case there is something new. I’m commenting for, and I know they won’t be swayed. PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange at the Opening Bell in New York, Feb.
His work is highly mathematical and the average doctor and journalist just did not understand it. PHOTO: Brooke and Mat Everhart lost more than 100 pounds combined. But many of Canada’s health problems are sufficiently pressing that action has to be taken on them even if all the scientific evidence on them is not in.
Stocks aren’t the only thing dropping. Despite the known benefits of cardioprotective medications, a meta-analysis suggests adherence is poor in participants undergoing bypass surgery and PCI and is off-kilter between the two procedures. FILE – In this Nov. Danish shipping and oil group A.
The scientific proof underlying cause-and-effect relationships between, on the one hand, environment and lifestyle and, on the other, sickness and death, is fraught with disagreement. Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, the largest-volume provider of lung-cancer surgery in the U.
Mat and Brooke Everhart, of High Point, North Carolina, lost more than 100 pounds combined. She must have honestly believed that the ban was imposed for the benefit of smokers. I feel like some poor bastard in, say, 1495: no more God, no science as yet, only witches flying over our heads and some stubborn priests trying to burn them all. Comprehensively demolished many, if not most, of the myths promulgated by Tobacco Control.
VIDEO: The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 500 points at the opening of the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, a day after the index plunged a record 1,175 points. See, when the Church crashed down, failing to hold societies together, Science came to rescue. Yes, Lana Del Rey smokes!
PHOTO: Sue Kruczek is captured in this image taken from video of her interview about her letter to President Donald Trump. They wrote letters to each other, and often met up to talk to each other, and to publish papers in journals of one sort or other. This is exactly the outlook I detect in epidemiology as practised by Doll and Hill.
This is very true, and very important. The scientific evidence is far more convincing that smoking is actually the antidote to erectile dysfunction, it increases sex drive and improves the sex lives of both genders. We have been here before.