Nuclear News | May 5, 2016

Photo Credit: Toni Fish

Photo Credit: Toni Fish

Belgium Plans to Hand Out Iodine Pills in Case of Nuclear Emergency

Belgium is considering handing out iodine tablets to citizens in the event of a nuclear emergency. The pills are used to lessen the impact of radiaton on the thyroid gland, and can reduce the risk of thyroid cancer after exposure.
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