Fukushima Health Effects in North America?

Original story from You tube April 24th, 2014

Pretty scary stuff really………….

Critique of two studies claiming 14,000 deaths and disease in North American caused by the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan.

Letter by Yuri Hiranuma to the journal that published the congenital-hypothyroidism study : http://fukushimavoice-eng2.blogspot.c…The journal rejected the letter w/o explanation.

The journal publisher is on Beall’s “List of Predatory Publishers 2014” : http://scholarlyoa.com/2014/01/02/lis…

The two studies critiqued

Mangano J, Sherman J, Busby C. (2013). Changes in confirmed plus borderline cases of congenital hypothyroidism in California as a function of environmental fallout from the Fukushima nuclear meltdown. Open Journal of Pediatrics. 3(4).http://file.scirp.org/Html/16-1330260…

Mangano J, Sherman J. (2011). An unexpected mortality increase in the United States follows arrival of the radioactive plume from Fukushima: is there a correlation? Int J Health Serv, 42(1): 47-64.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22…

Data sources

California Dept of Public Health Newborn Screening Program
http://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/NBS/P…
Phone: 510-412-1500

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MMWR Table III (Mortality) http://wonder.cdc.gov/mmwr/mmwrmort.asp

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