Welcome to “The Fun Police”. This blog and website grew out of the OEHScienceacademic blog I have been running for the past four years. The articles on here grow out of my daily academic work in epidemiology, exposure assessment and public health; just with a bit of a spin. As such, you fill find this website to be completely biased, unrepresentative of any topic or academic discipline, and basically just a reflection of my interests. I hope you enjoy it nonetheless, and I welcome any feedback..... Frank
Serving the community with a smile..........................in a Public Healthy kind of way
Sometime last week the British, and probably international, newspapers were full of stories about these new scientific dataproving that binge watching (i.e. watching more than one episode of a series at a time, suppose) is detrimental to your health. Pretty serious stuff...
“fact”checking in Ireland
About a week ago thejournal.ie decided it would be a good idea to ‘FactCheck’ whether minimum unit alcohol pricing was proven to work, because the Irish Health Promotion Minister made a claim about this with respect to the Irish government’s alcohol policy.