World Health Organisation - Advice on radiation issues

The World Health Organisation website provide a useful selection of pages on radiation risks arising from the Japan earthquake.

1. Current risk

2. Ionising radiation

3. Human exposure to ionising radiation

4. Travel advice

5. Health effects

6. Public health actions

7. Personal protective measures

8. Food safety

9. Water contamination

10. WHO's response

In addition the WHO publishes regular situation reports regarding radiation exposure through air, drinking water and locally grown foodstuffs.

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