Published in Blood Weekly, June 8th, 2006
According to a study from the United States, "A descriptive epidemiologic study of cancer mortality among residents of counties near the Hanford nuclear facility site in Richland, Washington, was conducted. Between 1944 and 1957, radioactive 1311 was released into the environment from the Hanford site."
"Cancer mortality from 1950 through 2000 was evaluated in four counties with the highest estimated exposure to I-131 and compared with the cancer mortality experience in five demographically similar counties in...
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