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Position Statements and Fact Sheets about radiation
are available in their entirety on the HPS web site at:
Some of the many topics include:
Radiation Exposure and Pregnancy
Consumer Products Containing Radioactive Materials
Perspectives and Recommendations for Indoor Radon
What Are Some Sources of Radiation Exposure?
Guidance for Protective Actions Following a Radiological Terrorist Event
Is Potassium Iodide a “Magic Bullet” for Radiation Exposure?
Use of Ionizing Radiation for Security Screening Individuals
What About "Deadly Plutonium?"
Radiation Risk in Perspective
Ionizing Radiation-Safety Standards for the General Public
Radiation Exposure from Medical Diagnostic Imaging Procedures
Ultraviolet Radiation and Public Health
State and Federal Action is Needed for Better Control of Orphan Sources
Low-Level Radioactive Waste (LLRW)
Doses from Medical Radiation Sources