Fukushima Radiation Fears: Children Near Nuclear Plant to be Given Monitors

Fukushima Radiation Fears: Children Near Nuclear Plant to be Given Monitors

Tens of thousands of children living near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant are to be given personal radiation monitors, as concern grows over the long-term health effects of exposure to radiation.

Dosimeters will be given to 34,000 children aged between four and 15 living in Fukushima city, 45 miles from the plant, after abnormally high radiation readings were recorded in the area.

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