Detecting for the sake of detection

Imagine if detective Miss Marple or Hercule Poirot spent their time solving trivial questions about who made the tea with tepid water, rather than solving complex crimes. This is the essence of what the Stanford University School of Medicine study about bisphenol-A

BPA and statistical behaviour in Statistics Canada’s study

According to a recent study from researchers at Statistics Canada, 93% of 6 – to 11-year-olds and 94% of 12 -to 19-year-olds surveyed in Canada have “detectable levels” of bisphenol-A (BPA) in their urine. Is this information worth headlines? Not