Generally, researchers are matter-of-fact about results, content to simply present what they have found. So when the principal investigator of a health-related matter says that the logical end result of what she has researched is "like the sky is falling," you know that something serious is wrong.
It's something I warned you about years ago: that children are now developing diseases previously found only in adults.
The best-known example is type 2 diabetes. Only two generations ago, it was officially called adult-onset diabetes.