ACSH

AcronymDefinition
ACSHAmerican Council on Science and Health, Inc.
ACSHAvionic and Control System Hardware
ACSHAlaska Communications Systems Holdings, Inc. (Anchorage, AK)
ACSHAmbulatory Care Sensitive Hospitalization
ACSHAnnapurna Center for Self Healing (Port Townsend, WA)
ACSHAdvisory Committee on Safety an Health at Work (EU)
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Similarly, concerning the avoidance of unnecessary hospitalizations, the probability of ACSH is reduced by about 0.
Additionally, in a July dispatch, the ACSH questioned the marketing of Truvia, a new sweetener on the market that the ACSH determined to be safe, as a "natural" sweetener.
After his release from prison, Ross answered another ad in the New York Times, this one for a "staff assistant" at ACSH.
The ACSH indicator has contributed usefully to knowledge about the accessibility and overall performance of primary health care (Weissman, Gatsonis, and Epstein 1992; Billings et al.
Steve Milloy's chapter in the ACSH book tells the story.
The safety of food irradiation has been studied more extensively than any other food preservation or safety method, including canning, freezing, dehydration and the use of chemical additives," says Ruth Kava, director of nutrition at ACSH.
Much of the concern about the health effects of chemicals stems from the overly broad application of the now-repealed Delaney clause to the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, says ACSH.
He cites the ACSH Koop report; the decision regarding DEHP from the World Health Organization International Agency for Research on Cancer; and the report from the National Toxicology Program Center for Evaluation of Risks to Human Reproduction (CERHR) that the majority of phthalates cause no concern.
ACSH discusses and reviews the basics of modern biotechnology in a report by agricultural molecular biologist Alan McHughen of the University of Saskatchewan.
Elizabeth Whelan, is perhaps the most prominent GCN ally (though they don't agree on smoking, which ACSH opposes).
Surprise: The ACSH is funded by the plastics industry A pro-phthalate message was even posted on former US Surgeon General Everett Koop's website [drkoop.