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Tepco to issue all radiation data at damaged plant -- NHK World

” Tokyo Electric Power Company says it will release all radiation data taken at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant to improve information disclosure.

TEPCO made the announcement on Monday after mounting criticism about its handling of tainted rainwater leaking into the sea. 95 more words

Fukushima Daiichi

PBRT vs. IMRT -- patients can now enroll at more sites

The “New” Prostate Cancer InfoLink has consistently encouraged newly diagnosed patients who are thinking about radiation therapy as treatment for low- and intermediate-risk, localized prostate cancer to consider enrolling in the ongoing, randomized, Phase III clinical trial known as… 470 more words


Don't Be Scared, Okay?

Okay, so it’s been a crummy few weeks. In a moment of lost composure, I posted a snippet of my frustration to Facebook. Mistake. Within 24 hours, I deleted it again.   2,565 more words

Personal Journeys

My life as a research subject

Did you notice I barely mentioned last week’s ultrasound? Dr. Blood requested it for Dr. Radi-O’s information when he sees me next week. I barely had to beg the ultrasonographer for the length of my spleen, perhaps because she was the only fully dressed person in the freezing room. 520 more words


Chapter 7

Feelings are much like waves; we can’t stop them from coming, but we can choose which one to surf.  Source 1,892 more words


Environmental Catastrophe - can it be averted?

The tsunami that destroyed much of the Fukashima nuclear plants in Japan, led to an environmental catastrophe that has set in train a lethal juggernaut of biblical proportions. 487 more words


The World Gets to us All

Reality is like radiation. From the moment we are born, we are constantly exposed to it. Instead of waves and particles, reality bombards us with lies, truths, people, and things. 532 more words