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France to distribute iodine tablets near nuclear power stations via RFI

France’s nuclear safety watchdog is to distribute iodine tablets to people living near the country’s 19 nuclear power stations, warning that an accident is possible but not probable. France relies on nuclear power for a large part of its energy … Continue reading

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Anti-radiation pills to be given to neighbours of Ontario nuclear plants via CTVNews

TORONTO — Hundreds of thousands of people who live near Ontario’s nuclear power plants will have to be given supplies of anti-radiation pills under new orders from Canada’s nuclear regulator. Currently, stockpiles of potassium iodide (KI) pills are kept in … Continue reading

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Canadians buying potassium iodide in bulk over fears of Fukushima radiation via RT

Health officials in the coastal Canadian province of British Columbia are cautioning residents not to try and qualm fears of radioactive contamination by ingesting mass quantities of potassium iodide. Journalist Dan Fumano of BC’s The Province newspaper wrote this week … Continue reading

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Nuke Fears: US Government Orders 14 Million Doses of Potassium Iodide via RINF

by Contributing Author RINF Alternative News Paul Joseph Watson RINF Alternative News The Department of Health and Human Services has ordered 14 million doses of potassium iodide, the compound that protects the body from radioactive poisoning in the aftermath of … Continue reading

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