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Radiation Sickness

Syndrome resulting from exposure to ionizing radiation (e.g., exposure to radioactive chemicals or to nuclear explosions); low doses cause diarrhea and nausea and vomiting and sometimes loss of hair; greater exposure can cause sterility and cataracts and some forms of cancer and other diseases; severe exposure can cause death within hours; he was suffering from radiation.

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"Diseased" Seals along the Alaskan Coast

... but the symptoms they are exhibiting seem remarkably close to radiation poisoning. NOAA says there is no indication it is related to the ... to shore, they might be one of the easiest creatures to identify the sickness in. I'm curious to hear more educated opinions on the matter. Here ...

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by mnunes
Thu Mar 08, 2012 6:18 pm
Forum: Ecology
Topic: "Diseased" Seals along the Alaskan Coast
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Re: Is Spirulina really good for our health ?

... to keep cells alive and healthy. When these enzymes are deactivated by radiation or toxins, errors in DNA go un-repaired and cancer may develop. ... in Russia as a "medicine food" for treating radiation sickness. The Children of Chernobyl suffer radiation poisoning from eating ...

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Sun Jan 06, 2008 11:02 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Is Spirulina really good for our health ?
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Evolution - Natural Selection FLAWED?

... These breaks or replacements are the result of external effects such as radiation or chemical action. Every mutation is an "accident," ... As soon as some disorder, even slight, appears in an organized being, sickness, then death follow. There is no possible compromise between the ...

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by Thermopylae
Sun Feb 18, 2007 3:52 pm
Forum: Evolution
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The Fiber Disease

... onset of hemomhage, incapacitation and death. Survivors developed a radiation-like sickness including fever, nausea , vomiting, diarrhea, leukopenia, bleeding, and sepsis. Specific ...

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by London
Fri Jan 13, 2006 9:04 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 4990549

The Fiber Disease

... be traced. If I post in future, this is possibility for me. About the sickness i.e., what we should be afraid of knowing....I believe it is the ... I fell asleep. It said not even 175 thousand ( or millions) doses of radiation would stop this beast. Again, I can be bought to go away. Probably ...

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by London
Fri Dec 16, 2005 8:08 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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