Thursday, October 8, 2015

Research indicates thyroid cancer among youth in Fukushima 20 to 50 times higher than prior to 3/11 disaster

Prof. Toshihide Tsuda of Okayama University and his team did the research on the results of ultrasound thyroid screening
done by Fukushima Prefecture on all residents ages <=18 years after the disaster till the end of last year, and found the rate of cancer drastically went up due to 3/11 Nuclear Power Plant’s disaster. The figure varies depending on the area of the prefecture.