Fukushima radiation caused little damage to health
What a relief. It looks as if the local population and most of the workers exposed to radiation from the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear accident in March 2011 will not have ill health as a result. That's the conclusion of the most comprehensive investigation yet into the likely health effects of the world's worst nuclear accident since Chernobyl in 1986.
"The actions taken by the authorities to protect the public, such as evacuation and sheltering, significantly reduced the radiation exposures," says Wolfgang Weiss, chairman of the panel of 80?scientists that produced a report on the incident for the UN Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation....
jpw, you are more correct than you know! We have good missionary friends there and the medical issues they are dealing with are straight out of the radiation treatment SOP's. The government in their local has told them it is just a "genetic regional problem" - except they never had these issues before the fall out. They are used to the wild propaganda but have said this time it is beyond absurd!