Revitalizing Research On The Health Effects Of Low-Dose Radiation

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Millions of Americans are exposed to low doses of radiation over their lifetime, but we don’t know what its effects are (and how severe they might be) on the human body. American researchers are urging the government to revitalise research into the health effects of low-dose radiation because it seems to have a lot of far-reaching effects that manifest decades later. It’s been linked to cardiovascular diseases, neurological disorders, and cancer. Most exposed groups have been exposed involuntarily, like indigenous communities, veterans, and those near legacy nuclear testing sites. Read full article here

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