Tag Archives: Alexey Yablokov

De novo congenital malformation frequencies in children from the Bryansk region following the Chernobyl disaster (2000–2017) via Heliyon

Author links open overlay panelAnton V.Korsakov, Emilia V.Geger, Dmitry G.Lagerev, Leonid I.Pugach, Timothy A.Mousseau Abstract Background Ionizing radiation and chemical pollution can disrupt normal embryonic development and lead to congenital malformations and fetal death. We used official government statistical data … Continue reading

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Alexei Yablokov, grandfather of Russian environmentalism, dies at 83 via Bellona

Alexei Yablokov, the towering grandfather of Russian ecology who worked with Bellona to unmask Cold War nuclear dumping practices in the Arctic, has died in Moscow after a long illness. He was 83. As a member of the Russian Academy … Continue reading

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Perspectives on Chernobyl and Fukushima Health Effects: What Can Be Learned From Eastern European Research? via the Journal of Health and Pollution

Timothy Mousseau; Anders Pape Møller This is part of the frst half of the monograph: “Critical Analysis of the Concept of an ‘Efective Dose’ of Radiation”. The monograph in its entirety features two review papers from prominent Russian scientist Alexey … Continue reading

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Japan’s Fukushima debate: How will the meltdown affect the health of residents? via The Christian Science Monitor

¸More than two years after the triple meltdown at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant all but brought the country to a halt following a massive earthquake and tsunami, the disaster’s long-term effects on health are still unknown. Sanae Takaichi, … Continue reading

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Lessons from Chernobyl for Fukushima Prof. Yablokov, thyroid cancers risks for children? Tokyo 2013 via Joël Legendre

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Life and Death Choices: Radiation, children, and Japan’s future via Japan Focus

David McNeill Like most fathers, Fujimoto Yoji frets about the health of his young children. In addition to normal parental concerns about the food they eat, the air they breathe and the environment they will inherit, however, he must add … Continue reading

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Symposium: The Medical and Ecological Consequences of the Fukushima Nuclear Accident l March 11-12, 2013 via The Helen Caldicott Foundation and Physicians for Social Responsibililty

The New York Academy of Medicine, New York City, NY A unique, two-day symposium at which an international panel of leading medical and biological scientists, nuclear engineers, and policy experts will make presentations on and discuss the bio-medical and ecological … Continue reading

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