Child leukaemia doubles near French nuclear plants-study
By Muriel Boselli
PARIS | Wed Jan 11, 2012 3:43pm EST
Jan 11 (Reuters) - The incidence of leukaemia is twice as high in children living close to French nuclear power plants as in those living elsewhere in the country, a study by French health and nuclear safety experts has found.
But the study, to be published soon in the International Journal of Cancer, fell short of establishing a causal link between the higher incidence of leukaemia, a type of blood cancer, and living near nuclear power plants.
... read the full article at Reuters (found via Ex-SKF).