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CEH Jumps The Shark

Mr Tully posted this in LinkedIn today. My comments are inline. Dr. Siegal’s take on JAMA’s article released on Sept. 1, 2015L http://tinyurl.com/pfqsxkv Dr. Siegel is a Professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health. He has 25 years of experience in the field […]

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Stmnts by ALA, ACS, AHA, et al.

Official statements | Anti-THR statements and efforts by American Lung Association & ACS, AHA, et al.. Courtesy of AntiTHR Lies sample of a statement: E-cigarettes have not been shown to be “safe” — in fact, they expose users to formaldehyde and other potentially hazardous chemicals. Public-health experts agree that more […]

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Government funded useless studies–on tweets!

If you take a gander through the Tobacco Control Reviews and studies, much of the material for e-cigs/vaping is damn near pointless. How much did all this cost to pay some poor intern to do a google search/twitter search and make a spreadsheet? ========== Abstract Tweeting for and against public […]

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CA Dept of Public Health Chief R Chapman steps down

Isn’t it interesting that the CA Dept of Public Health had a backlog of 11K complaints against nursing homes that it failed to investigate, yet it’s employees had time and money, to produce the slick, 32 page anti-ecig report? I would think it wouldn’t be too hard to discredit something […]

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Another agitprop piece from the Legacy Foundation

Another piece of craptastic junk data from the Legacy Foundation: Editor’s Note: Readers are alerted that concerns have been raised over the study protocol and the reliability of the data presented in this article. Appropriate editorial action will be taken once this matter is resolved.Published: 25 September 2014 “Nonsmokers’ responses […]

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Hospital ousting patients who use tobacco | TBO.com, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times

Nicotine patches or nicotine gum are allowed, he said, but the use of tobacco and electronic cigarettes is banned regardless of a doctor’s orders. via Hospital ousting patients who use tobacco | TBO.com, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times. Appalling! Patients getting 86’d from the hospital! Yes, this is […]

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The Public Health Mask Slips | Dick Puddlecote

This is a post for the archives – one of those moments of stupidity, heaped on the reaches of Bullshit Mountain. If this man doesn’t get reassigned to a less public position, his superiors are ripe for the plucking. Mr. Puddlecoat is a great writer and this is can’t miss […]

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