[ RadSafe ] howard Long - Fly for radiation hormesis!
crispy_bird at yahoo.com
Wed Dec 27 10:57:33 CST 2006
Maybe Dr. Long should just lie down and be passed
through a baggage screening unit. It would be cheaper
than buying a airplane ticket.
--- Ruth Sponsler <jk5554 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Re: Backscatter x-ray machines -
> Manufacturer info states that the dose from these
> machines is very low - 0.1 microSv/scan and is about
> 1/100 of one day's natural background dose.
> Even the baggage screening machines are quite
> - check the links for rates:
> Merry Christmas!
> --- Reuven <reuven99 at newsguy.com> wrote:
> > Fly for radiation hormesis!
> > I bet that Mr. H. Long is unfamiliar with the
> > now classic "How to Lie with Statistics" by
> > Huff,
> > Otherwise he would be more cautious and guarded in
> > his
> > unequivocal endorsement. [radsafe Digest, Vol 74,
> > Issue 10]
> > One does not need to resort to the expensive
> > mode
> > of prolonging one's life - A "healthy" (and
> > "hefty!")
> > dose of low energy radiation can be currently
> > absorbed
> > at the "new" x-ray total body booths at
> > the near airport.
> > Reuven Zach
On Nov. 26, 1942, President Roosevelt ordered nationwide gasoline
rationing, beginning December 1.
John Jacobus, MS
Certified Health Physicist
e-mail: crispy_bird at yahoo.com
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