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Fukushima Human Impacts – A Fukushima father’s story

July 7, 2013

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Whatever the scientists say, Mr Fujimoto insists he won’t be persuaded by government reassurances that it is safe to return to Fukushima. “There is so much information not getting out at the moment. It will be too late for my children when it is eventually released.”

 

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Published on 6 Jul 2013

Frightened to return: A Fukushima father’s story

 

Rates of thyroid problems in children near the nuclear plant are high

 

 

Sunday 02 June 2013

Like most fathers, Yoji Fujimoto frets about the health of his young children. In addition to normal parental concerns about the food they eat, the air they breathe and the environment they will inherit, however, he must add one more: the radioactive fallout from a nuclear disaster.

Three days after meltdown began at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant on 11 March 2011, Mr Fujimoto moved his two daughters, then…

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