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Fukushima Cancer

Children Who Live Near Fukushima Have Alarming Cancer Rates

AP | Anna Almendrala | Posted 10.08.2015 | Healthy Living

TOKYO (AP) -- A new study says children living near the Fukushima nuclear meltdowns have been diagnosed with thyroid cancer at a rate 20 to 50 times ...

Cancer Risk In Fukushima Area Estimated

Posted 02.25.2014 | Healthy Living

By Bahar Gholipour, Staff Writer Published: 02/25/2014 08:29 AM EST on LiveScience For people living in areas neighboring the Fukushima nuclear ...

No Rise In Cancer Seen From Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Disaster, UN Says

Reuters | Posted 07.31.2013 | Healthy Living

* U.N. scientists draft report on Fukushima fallout * Expects no higher cancer rates as people left area * In contrast, ...

Cancer Risk Is Higher Near Fukushima, WHO Reports

Reuters | Posted 04.30.2013 | Green

* Girls at greater risk of thyroid cancer - report * Report finds increased risk of breast cancer, leukaemia ...

Uncertainty Shrouds Nuclear Plant Disaster's Long Term Effects

AP | By MALCOLM RITTER and MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 01.20.2012 | Green

FUKUSHIMA, Japan -- Even if the worst nuclear accident in 25 years leads to many people developing cancer, we may never find out. Looking back on tho...