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Medline Plus: Radiation Exposure
Links from Medline to topics on radiation exposure including latest news, overviews, treatment, prevention/screening, specific conditions and more.
NIOSH Science Blog - NIOSH Dose Reconstruction Program
This month's blog addresses the NIOSH Dose Reconstruction Program as related to nuclear weapons workers who may have developed certain work-related illnesses.
Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation (BEIR) VII: Health Risks From Exposure to Low Levels of Ionizing Radiation
A preponderance of scientific evidence shows that even low doses of ionizing radiation, such as gamma rays and X-rays, are likely to pose some risk of adverse health effects, says a new report from the National Research Council