• 18 MAY 05

    Tower concerns in Australia

    Tension on towers http://australianit.news.com.au/articles/0,7204,15309289^15346^^nbv^15306-15316,00.html Australian IT News Andrew Colley MAY 17, 2005 THE federal Government may develop new industry rules to ease community concerns about mobile phone towers. Communications Minister Helen Coonan would consider measures to ease tensions between carriers and resident groups, a spokeswoman said. Legislative changes had been ruled out, but Senator Coonan

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    • 13 MAY 05

    Move to force FCC to study RF health effects

    Notice from the U.S. EMF Policy Institute: The EMR Policy Institute is seeking donations to support a Supreme Court challenge to the FCC’s RF safety regulations (press release below). For those wishing to make a donation go to: < www.emrpolicy.org > and click on the “Donate Now” button at the bottom of our Home Page.

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    • 13 MAY 05

    Permanent mutations in fruit flies by cell phone radiation

    On May 3rd on this list I posted an article on how two German high school students investigated the influence of using a mobile phone on the red blood cells. Now we have a American high school student (below) researching for mutations in fruit flies exposed to wireless RF radiation. A growing trend I hope.

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    • 11 MAY 05

    Some Medical Journals More Critical of Studies Omitting Findings, Details

    From the Henry Kaiser Foundation Health report on Prescription Drugs http://www.kaisernetwork.org/daily_reports/rep_index.cfm?DR_ID=29952 Tuesday, May 10, 2005 Some top medical journals have begun “cracking down” on prescription drug studies that “omit key findings” on safety and efficacy or “inconvenient details about how a trial’s design changed partway through” in an “era when articles are increasingly used as

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    • 11 MAY 05

    Vatican Radio officials convicted

    Vatican Radio’s Cardinal Roberto Tucci avoids jail BBC News Monday, 9 May, 2005 http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/4531247.stm A Roman Catholic cardinal and a priest in charge of Vatican Radio have been convicted of polluting the atmosphere with powerful electromagnetic waves. Cardinal Roberto Tucci and Father Pasquale Borgomeo were given suspended 10-day jail sentences. The Italian court also ordered

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    • 10 MAY 05

    Cell phone base stations change EEG patterns

    Cell phone base stations change brain currents and cause unwellness PRESS RELEASE May 1 , 2005 Sourced from Omega News < http://omega.twoday.net/stories/665337/ > Research in Austria by Dr. Gerd Oberfeld et al The radiation of a cell phone base station at a distance of 80 metres causes significant changes of the electrical currents in the

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    • 04 MAY 05

    The Cancer Epidemic – Symptom of an Unsustainable Society

       By Alain Brunel     Le Devoir     Tuesday 03 May 2005    The number of new cancer cases is growing twice as fast as population in Canada: as of now, 44% of Canadian men and 38% of Canadian women will be affected during their lifetimes. The Canadian Cancer Society recently highlighted the urgency of establishing prevention policies to

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    • 04 MAY 05

    Swedish Cancer Foundation invests in Big Tobacco

    Olle Johansson from Sweden sends in a delightful Swedish article on how the Swedish Cancer Foundation has been caught out buying shares in the tobacco industry! I know the Swedes are clever but this is a stroke of genious. Invest in an industry that will help keep the customers coming through the Foundation door as

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    • 03 MAY 05

    A cellphone to calm your restless baby?

    A Way to Calm Fussy Baby: ‘Sesame Street’ by Cellphone By DOREEN CARVAJAL International Herald-Tribune April 18, 2005 ANNES, France – When a toddler’s wails soar to piercing volume, do you shake the baby rattle or dangle the mobile phone? An unlikely group of entertainment companies is betting on the mobile phone. The target customers

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    • 03 MAY 05

    Red blood cells lump by mobile phone

    Two students in Germany have shown that cell phone research doesn’t necessarily have to cost millions. I don’t see however how a 20 second cell phone call can have such an effect on blood but if the samples were taken from the earlobe and fingertip immediately against the phone perhaps so. Taken from the original

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