Experts: Body Scans 'inadequate' Abroad

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A foiled plot to sneak a bomb through airport checkpoints and onto a plane bound for the United States calls attention to gaps in screening measures that are supposed to detect threats airport metal detectors miss.

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  • Sugar Could Relieve the Process of Getting Body Scans
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  • Airport Body Scanners Mostly Safe for Travelers, Experts Say
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  • Experts available to discuss safe holiday driving and the new airport full-body scan
    University at Buffalo faculty experts are available to comment on the following topics: Safe driving tips for the holiday and the uphill battle of a possible legal challenge to the body scans. The thoughts of the UB faculty members are summarized below.
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  • The Truth About Whole-Body Scans
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