n9k at mal.utexas.edu
Sun Aug 6 11:47:53 EST 1995
In article <DCsxn3.1Mx at ceco.ceco.com>, a#urban at ccmail.ceco.com says...
>If it's not anything you've experienced, then what do you care? WHy would
>you even bother with the thread then?
>I have experienced problems from consuming Nutrasweet that went away when
>I stopped eating it, then then came back when I started taking it again
>and which consequently went away when I stopped. Plus, several other
>times by mistakenly consuming something that I didn't know had Nutrasweet
This is nothing but a (weak) correlation, a statistical measure of how much
two factors vary together. Although correlation enables prediction, it does
NOT provide explanation. Correlation does not imply causation.
n9k at mail.utexas.edu
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