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Dr Bill Durodié

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IS THERE ANY ACTIVITY THAT DOESN'T PRODUCE A BIOLOGICAL EFFECT?
Contribution to the spiked debate 'Mobile phones and health: What are we scared of?'

What is Ian Gibson MP on? Something that causes a biological effect, that's for sure.

According to the former chair of the parliamentary select committee on science and technology, in his contribution to this spiked-debate, 'there's enough indication that radiation does cause biological effects - that was the point, without being able to say there was no effect whatsoever. There was some biological effect, but there's no effect on people's health as such.'

Putting a laptop on your lap also produces a biological effect, as does your granny's electric blanket. The scope for precautionary research and warnings now becomes limitless. Come to think of it, when I have lunch in a little while, that too will produce a biological effect and maybe even a health one. Crikey!

Does Gibson have evidence of an activity that doesn't produce a biological effect? If not, than what are he and his committee on about exactly?

Published on Spiked, 14 November 2005