Today: 20.Jun.2019

Jerry Cuttler presents research showing that the Linear No-Threshold Hypothesis for estimating biological damage to low dose radiation is unrealistic. In the low-dose range, radiation is beneficial. Among the scientists quoted are: Maurice Tubiana, French Academy of Sciences, France, Myron Pollycove, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, USA, and Kiyohiko Sakamoto, Director, Tohoku Radiological Science Center, Japan

Published in Low Dose Radiation

Epidemiology so far fails to substantiate the claim of an increase in cancer incidence in humans following low-level exposure to ionizing radiation, below about 100 mGy or mSv.

Published in Low Dose Radiation

Zbigniew Jaworowski was chairman of the Scientific Council of the Central Laboratory for Radiological Protection in Warsaw and Chair of the United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR). He was a medical doctor with PhD and DSc in natural sciences.

Published in Low Dose Radiation

Margaret N. Maxey: In his book, "Has Radiation Protection Become a Health Hazard?" Gunnar Walinder, a Swedish radiobiologist, states unequivocally: "The Linear, No-Threshold Hypothesis is one of the greatest scientific scandals of modern times."

Published in Low Dose Radiation