Fear of diagnostic low-dose radiation exposure is overstated
In an article published in the January 2017 issue of "The Journal of Nuclear Medicine," researchers assert that exposure to medical radiation does not increase a person' s risk of getting cancer. The long-held belief that even low doses of radiation, such as those received in diagnostic imaging, increase cancer risk is based on an inaccurate, 70-year-old hypothesis, according to the authors.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/01/170109150038.htm
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