Fukushima radioactivity not a health risk

Researchers have concluded that radioactivity found in tuna contaminated by the Fukushima disaster is not a health risk. Credit: Julie Bedford/NOAA

New research has shown that radiation found in tuna contaminated by the March 2011 Fukushima nuclear accident poses the same threat to consumers as from one dental x-ray.

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