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Radioactive Fallout: Can Nutritional Supplements Help?
A Personal Viewpoint by Damien Downing, M.D.
(OMNS, May 10, 2011) The Fukushima nuclear accident has already been described as "the largest accidental release of radiation we have ever seen" and it's not over yet.
Already, radioactive plutonium, strontium and iodine have reached the continental USA.
So should we worry? And, what can we do about it?
When the earthquake and tsunami hit north-east Japan on 11th March, itdisabled all the multiple safety mechanisms at the Fukushima nuclear power plant. Fires started in three of the six reactors, and 24 hours later a large hydrogen explosion caused the collapse of part of the structure. From then on, radioactive material would have been released to the atmosphere. This is reasonable to assume, despite the usual assurances from the operators, TEPCO, and the Japan Atomic Energy Agency. Six days later, after all, traces of...Read More