Nuclear Plants don’t lead to Cancer?!

According to new research, living near a nuclear power plant does not seem to increase the risk of developing certain Cancers, namely Leukaemia. Unlike the common misconception, the radioactive materials used in the Nuclear plants have no correlation to children developing Cancer.

This shocking revelation has initiated numerous new researches by various organisations. ” The British Journal of Cancer study is not the first to rule out a link”.

For detailed information  about this story, I recommend you follow the link to the BBC News Health page, if you’re as intrigued by this as I am.

Child with leukaemia receiving hospital treatment
‘Leukaemia accounts for around a third of childhood cancers’


By Seyanu