[ RadSafe ] response to allegations and news: Vets plus DU plus the Law
sjd at swcp.com
Thu Mar 23 18:17:22 CST 2006
How do you know the Mississippi study is flawed?
What are the flaws?
Why is the Araneta, et al. study better?
sjd at swcp.com
At 03:58 PM 3/20/06 -0800, you [James Salsman] wrote:
>The Mississippi study cited is flawed; this one is better, and
>from the same time period:
>"Prevalence of Birth Defects Among Infants of Gulf War Veterans
>in Arkansas, Arizona, California, Georgia, Hawaii, and Iowa,
>19891993," by M.R.G. "Happy" Araneta, et al., in _Birth Defects
>Research (Part A)_, vol. 67, pp. 246260 (2003.)
>Note that the Basrah University Hospital civilians didn't have
>the same spike that the U.S. and U.K. troops did.
>Steven Dapra wrote:
>> You can read about this alleged Mississippi study
>> here: <http://www.ntanet.net/traprock.html>, in an article by Robert
>> Holloway. There is some material about Leuren Moret, Doug Rokke, and
>> the Traprock Peace Center. You will also find Otto Raabe's posting to
>> RADSAFE about how he confronted Rokke at a meeting in Davis, CA.
>> The CDC looked in the the MS claims, and found
>> nothing. Holloway has a citation to Military Medicine (161:1-6; 1996)
>> about the MS findings. The authors are Penman, Tarver, and Currier.
>> Please follow the link and read the article. It will be well
>> worth your time. Holloway did a real piece of detective work on this
>> and is to be commended for his efforts.
>>sjd at swcp.com
>>At 08:19 AM 3/20/06 +1100, you wrote:
>>>Does anyone know how I can get a copy of this study cited in the Pulse of
>>>the Twin Cities below:?
>>>"In a study of 251 Mississippi soldiers who
>>>had normal children during pre-Iraq War, 67 percent of their post-war
>>>babies were born with severe birth defectscyclops (single eye), infants
>>>missing arms, legs, organs. And if those children live and reproduce,
>>>will their genetic damage be inherited?"
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