Group says Palisades plant tied to Va...

Group says Palisades plant tied to Van Buren Co.'s elevated health risks

There are 4 comments on the Detroit News story from Aug 19, 2013, titled Group says Palisades plant tied to Van Buren Co.'s elevated health risks. In it, Detroit News reports that:

A research group's analysis of statistics released Monday about the Palisades nuclear plant in southwest Michigan attempts to draw a link between the aging facility's performance and health issues among the residents of surrounding Van Buren County.

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Dan

Upton, NY

#1 Aug 20, 2013
What a surprise Mangano is a it again!! Should just change is name to "Cherrypicker Fraud"
http://nuclearpoweryesplease.org/blog/2011/06...
Sand Dollar

Naperville, IL

#2 Aug 21, 2013
TV Channel Five Chicago is going to do a news up date on the Power PLant South of South Haven (Palisades)
August 15 10:00 PM

Things must not be good if it is drawing attention that far away.

I watched the news piece. It was an informative piece with pros and cons. There do seem to be some issues.
BDV

Decatur, GA

#3 Aug 21, 2013
"Group says Palisades plant tied to Van Buren Co.'s elevated health risks"
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Lies, damned lies, and statistix.
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BTW, I'm still waiting for that big national study of radiation workers (healthcare and nuclear energy), for whom DETAILED RECORDS EXIST to actually show what the relationship between dose and morbidity / mortality is.
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Somehow the money to do THAT has never been found.
Downtown guy

South Haven, MI

#4 Aug 21, 2013
I found it interesting that at the end of the report, it states more or less that "no inferences can be drawn from this data."

that's pretty much all you need to know.

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