Thyroid cancer and radioactive iodine
In Chernobyl nuclear power plant accident, residents in the surrounding area were exposed to radiation by the radioactive substance released in large ・・・
External exposure and the air dose rate
External exposure is radiation that comes from outside the body. Some sources are of natural background radiation such as cosmic radiation and mineral・・・
Genetic effects of radiation from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident
There is a concern whether the radiation dose from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident may genetically affect babies who were born aft・・・
Relationship between the thyroid and iodine
The thyroid gland, or simply the thyroid, is a small organ (weighs about 20g) located below the Adam’s apple in the front part of the neck. It takes ・・・
Are there many casualties of workers at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant ?
Is working at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant more dangerous than other construction sites? Is the probability of deaths and injuries higher・・・
How much internal exposure did Fukushima residents receive?
How much dose of radiation did the residents of Fukushima get internally by the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident? The most extensiv・・・
What is the impact of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear accident on the food?
Was the food contaminated with radioactive material due to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear accident? There were cases radioactivity was detected in・・・
What was the influence of radiation on marine products in Fukushima?
Many people are worried about the influence of radiation on fish from Fukushima off-shore. After the incident at Fukushima nuclear plants, some m・・・
Is Rice from Fukushima Safe?—Facts from All Bags Inspection
Voices that concern rice grown in Fukushima is persistent. What, then, the reality is? All rice bags produced in Fukushima—which is 10 million in・・・