In These New Times

A new paradigm for a post-imperial world

Archive for the ‘Ecological and Public Health Crisis’ Category

The reckless depredations of corporate power and neo-Malthusian enthusiasts within the elite threaten our environment and our very survival. EM radiation,disappearing bees and pollinators, heavy metal toxicity, GM crops and soil depletion are amongst the most immediate dangers we face.

Report highlights GMO risk

Posted by seumasach on November 27, 2013

GMOs linked to gluten disorders plaguing 18 million Americans

RT

26th November, 2013

Genetically modified foods such as soy and corn may be responsible for a number of gluten-related maladies including intestinal disorders now plaguing 18 million Americans, according to a new report released on Tuesday.

Read more

Posted in Ecological and Public Health Crisis | Tagged: | Leave a Comment »

Biological and Health Effects of Microwave Radio Frequency Transmissions

Posted by seumasach on November 25, 2013

A REVIEW OF THE RESEARCH LITERATURE

A REPORT TO THE STAFF AND DIRECTORS OF THE EUGENE WATER AND ELECTRIC BOARD

Sky Vision Solutions

4th June 2013

Posted in Studies and statements showing mobile phone health risk | Tagged: | Leave a Comment »

Bravo! to the American Academy of Pediatrics and Tom Wheeler!

Posted by seumasach on November 23, 2013

Citizens for Safe Technology

Dr. Hugh Taylor Head of Obgyn at Yale talking about the mice
http://vimeo.com/73806192 

Tom Wheeler, prior head of the CTIA now heading up the FCC!
For the FCC filings go to http://apps.fcc.gov/ecfs/comment_search/input?z=kxd78

Search for proceeding 13-84
http://ehtrust.org/
http://www.saferemr.com/ 
http://www.wifi-in-schools-australia.org/
http://electromagnetichealth.org/ 
http://doctorsforsaferschools.org/
http://citizensforsafetechnology.org/ 
http://www.c4st.org/ 

Cell phones and WIFI damage neurons!
Educate yourself!

Posted in Ecological and Public Health Crisis | Tagged: , | Leave a Comment »

Study links autism and gastrointestinal problems

Posted by seumasach on November 18, 2013

Children Who Have Autism Far More Likely to Have Tummy Troubles

Science Daily

6th November, 2013

Children with autism experience gastrointestinal (GI) upsets such as constipation, diarrhea and sensitivity to foods six-to-eight times more often than do children who are developing typically, and those symptoms are related to behavioral problems, including social withdrawal, irritability and repetitive behaviors, a new study by researchers at the UC Davis MIND Institute has found.

Read more

Posted in Ecological and Public Health Crisis | Tagged: | Leave a Comment »

Digital Dementia – Guidelines for educators regarding technology use in school settings

Posted by seumasach on November 17, 2013

Chris Rowan

Moving to Learn

10th September, 2013

Mounting research indicates unrestricted use of technology (cell phones, internet, TV) by children is resulting in negative impact on physical and mental health, social wellbeing, and academic performance, suggesting a cautionary approach toward the use of technology in school settings.

Read more

Posted in Ecological and Public Health Crisis, Studies and statements showing mobile phone health risk | Tagged: , | Leave a Comment »

TEPCO accepts US offer to aid dangerous Fukushima cleanup

Posted by seumasach on November 4, 2013

RT

2nd November, 2013

Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) has accepted Washington’s offer to help with the cleanup and decommissioning of Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. The move comes as TEPCO prepares for the major operation of removing fuel rods from Unit 4.

Read more

Posted in Nuclear Meltdown | Tagged: | Leave a Comment »

A Statement from U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz regarding Fukushima

Posted by seumasach on November 4, 2013

US Department of Energy

1st November, 2013

“On Friday, I made my first visit to the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station. It is stunning that one can see firsthand the destructive force of the tsunami even more than two and a half years after the tragic events.  The words of President Obama following the incident still hold true today: ‘The Japanese people are not alone in this time of great trial and sorrow. Across the Pacific, they will find a hand of support extended from the United States as they get back on their feet.’ My colleagues from the Department of Energy and I are grateful for the cooperation and openness of our host, TEPCO President Hirose, and his dedicated staff. They face a daunting task in the cleanup and decommissioning of Fukushima Daiichi, one that will take decades and is being carried out under very challenging conditions. The TEPCO workforce is facing unprecedented challenges and is clearly focused on devising and implementing solutions.

Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Nuclear Meltdown | Leave a Comment »

Radiation from Japan nuclear plant arrives on Alaska coast

Posted by seumasach on November 3, 2013

CBCNews

2nd November, 2013

Scientists at the University of Alaska are concerned about radiation leaking from Japan’s damaged Fukushima nuclear plant, and the lack of a monitoring plan.

Read more

Posted in Nuclear Meltdown | Leave a Comment »

‘Casualty catastrophe’: cell phones and child brains

Posted by seumasach on October 22, 2013

RT

20th October

View video

Insurers stop covering for cell phone use, called the next ‘casualty catastrophe’ after tobacco and asbestos; phone manufacturers hit with a class action and personal lawsuits; and the warning deep inside your mobile.

Seek truth from facts with Ellie Marks, whose husband Alan is suing the industry for his brain tumor, ‘cell phone survivor’ Bret Bocook, leading radiation biologist Prof. Dariusz Leszczynski, Microwave News editor Dr. Louis Slesin, Storyleak editor Anthony Gucciardi, and former senior White House adviser Dr. Devra Davis.

Read more

Posted in Studies and statements showing mobile phone health risk | Tagged: | Leave a Comment »

Fukushima 2020: Will Japan be able to keep the nuclear situation under control?

Posted by seumasach on October 21, 2013

This article at least gives some insight into the Japanese clean-up operation. I cannot on its feasibility. WHO figures concerning Chernobyl should , of course, be disregarded.

Japan Times

19th October, 2013

Thirty seconds into what may ultimately be regarded as one of the defining speeches of his career, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe slowly raised his hands chest high, then spread them out sideways in a gesture of confidence.

Read more

Posted in Nuclear Meltdown | Tagged: | Leave a Comment »

French Health Agency says reduce RF exposure to vulnerable members of the public

Posted by seumasach on October 18, 2013

IN A MAJOR PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT ON 15 OCTOBER 2013, THE FRENCH AGENCY FOR FOOD, ENVIRONMENTAL AND OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH WARNED THE PUBLIC TO REDUCE THEIR EXPOSURE TO MOBILE PHONE RADIATION

EMFields

!6th October, 2013

The French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health, ANSES, announced today the results of a two-year review by an expert Working Group of the scientific research on the risks related to exposure to radiofrequency (RF) radiation.

 Read more

Posted in Studies and statements showing mobile phone health risk | Tagged: | Leave a Comment »

 
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 897 other followers

%d bloggers like this: