Radiation exposure

Ionising radiation cause damage to DNA and increases cancer risk[1]. The average amount of radiation a person receives each year from natural sources in the United States is about 310 millirem. 10 - 50 rem received in a short period or over a long period usually have no observable health effects. 50 - 100 rem received in a short period will likely cause some observable health effects and received over a long period will increase your chances of getting cancer.

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      • [1] Understanding the effects of radiation on health - European Commission View
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