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Cochrane vs. Gøtzsche

On September 14, 2018, the prestigious Cochrane Collaboration announced that it had expelled Dr. Peter Gøtzsche, director of Cochrane’s Nordic Center and a member of the governing board. In protest, four other elected members of the board resigned, and subsequent to this, the board asked two appointed members to step down in order to maintain …Read More

Why BPA Hasn’t Been Banned

“The number of new chemicals is increasing exponentially”—we’re talking 12,000 new substances a day. Yet, data aren’t available on the hazards of even some of the high volume chemicals. BPA is one of the highest volume chemicals, with billions of pounds produced each year. And, studies have “raised concerns about its possible implication in the …Read More