[ RadSafe ] Radon arthritis remedy; Erickson - Range of Motion assessment at radonmine; Re: " Half-million exposed to high radon in homes "

Jerry Cuttler jerrycuttler at rogers.com
Fri Mar 9 20:25:45 CST 2007

You and others will be interested in the following message and the 

----- Original Message ----- 
From: Patricia Lewis
To: Barbra Erickson ; RAD-SCI-L
Cc: radsafe at radlab.nl ; Edward Calabrese ; Robert J. Cihak ; Jerry Cuttler ; 
Peter Deetjen ; Philippe Duport ; Ludwig Feinendegen ; 
Jodi.Strzelczyk at UCHSC.edu ; Christoph Köstinger ; Howard Long ; TD Luckey ; 
Ron Mitchel ; Jim Muckerheide ; Myron Pollycove ; Ted Rockwell ; Scott, 
Bobby ; Fritz A. Seiler ; M Vogel @MSU
Sent: Thursday, March 08, 2007 10:57 AM
Subject: IJLR - Erickson - Range of Motion assessment at radonmine

Follow up with author if interested.

Patricia Lewis
Free Enterprise Radon Health Mine

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jerry Cuttler" <jerrycuttler at rogers.com>
To: "RADSAFE" <radsafe at radlab.nl>; "multiple cdn" 
<cdn-nucl-l at mailman1.cis.McMaster.CA>
Sent: Saturday, February 10, 2007 10:26 AM
Subject: " Half-million exposed to high radon in homes "

> Jaro,
> It seems that Health Canada is using the LNT hypothesis of radiation
> carcinogenesis to predict lung cancer risk.  Unfortunately, they are using 
> a
> positive slope instead of the observed negative slope (see attached slide 
> 1
> pCi/L = 37 Bq/m^3).  It seems Health Canada got the wrong answer.
> When Vera and I were at the Free Enterprise uranium mine in Montana a few
> years ago, we stayed in 1650 pCi/L of radon for at least 30 hours.  I 
> think
> this exposure is about one working level month that uranium miners are
> allowed each month.
> Jerry
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