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Medical Radiation

Emma Gray

The X (Ray) Factor: Striking A Safer Radiation Balance

HuffingtonPost.com | Emma Gray | Posted 10.16.2011 | Healthy Living

Since the mid-90s, the use of CT scans in the ER has skyrocketed, according to a new study conducted by the University of Michigan Health System. The ...

The FDA and Fukushima Fallout

Robert Alvarez | Posted 06.03.2011 | Politics
Robert Alvarez

The FDA has been asleep at the switch when it comes to protecting public health from medical radiation exposures.

Average Child May Get 7 Radiation Scans By Age 18

AP | CARLA K. JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CHICAGO — The first large study to examine the use of X-rays, CT scans and other medical radiation in children estimates the average child will ...