Paolo Boffetta, Italian Epidemiologist, Distorts Power Line Risks
From Louis Slesin, Microwave News
Facts don’t seem to mean much anymore. We live in a “post-truth” time. As 2017 opened for business, a stark example of the new reality came to our attention courtesy of Paolo Boffetta, an Italian epidemiologist now at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.
In an interview with Fox News, Boffetta said that the link between power lines and childhood leukemia had been debunked. In response to a question as to whether it was safe for a pregnant woman to live next to “huge power lines,” Boffetta advised that there was no reason for concern.
Boffetta has lost his truth compass. The power-frequency EMF link to cancer stands.
This is not the first time Boffetta has courted controversy. SNIP