• The Child Cancer Tooth Study

    Study of Teeth from Children with Cancer As an outgrowth of the Tooth Fairy Project, we RPHP conducted a study of Sr-90 in teeth of children with cancer (124 teeth were tested). Preliminary findings show average Sr-90 levels are considerably higher than those of healthy children. The Radiation and Public Health Project’s (RPHP) Baby Teeth […]

  • Spotlight Health Risks of Nuclear Power and Testing

    Interview with Joseph J. Mangano, MPH, MBARadiation and Public Health Project Living on Earth on National Public RadioFriday, October 23, 2009 Click here to here to hear a full interview with Joseph Mangano, Interview:CURWOOD: From Public Radio International – this is Living on Earth. CURWOOD: And I’m Steve Curwood. Nuclear radiation can cause cancer, and when America stopped […]

  • Tooth Fairy Project

    Overview The RPHP “Tooth Fairy Project-” grew out of the work of Dr. Jay Gould, Director of the Radiation and Public Health Project (RPHP) and author of The Enemy Within: The High Cost of Living Near Nuclear Reactors. By analyzing 50 years of US National Cancer Institute data, Dr. Gould proved that… …of the 3,000-odd […]

  • Indian Point puts public health at grave risk

    Letters To The EditorAlbany Times UnionTuesday, November 10, 2009 A major battle over the future of New York’s energy policy is being fought at Indian Point, 75 miles south of Albany. The battle is not just about energy, but public health. Indian Point is the site of two large nuclear reactors operating since the mid-1970s. […]