Health Effects of Radiation:
5 Themes
  • MOE
  • Health Effects of Radiation: 5 Themes
  • Food

    This section explains the standard limits for radioactive materials in food, results of product inspections, effects on health, and initiatives for reducing the concentration of radioactive materials in food.

  • Visiting

    This section introduces the current conditions of radiation doses and the effects of radiation on health.

  • Living

    This section introduces information on changes in the Areas under Evacuation Orders designations, current radiation dose conditions, and health information that serves as a reference for returning to your home or moving to the area.

  • Effects on Fetuses and Hereditary Effects

    This section explains the hereditary effects of radiation exposure based on the viewpoints of specialized organizations and survey results related to the Chernobyl accident.

  • Radiation Around Us

    This section introduces the ambient dose rates in major cities in Japan and around the world, as well as radiation exposure from nature, and also touches on how to interpret risks.