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Comp. 1 Doses from medical radiation sources. 0 Effective doses are given in millisieverts (1 mSv ¼ 1/1000 of a Sv). Radiation dose is also sometimes measured in rem (1 Sv ¼ 100 rem). 99m Tc (technetium-99m) and 67Ga (gallium-67) are radioactive isotopes. 9%) and 40K. 012% of our potassium. We can’t avoid it because it’s in the earth – though we increase the amount we eat by using fertilisers that contain nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium, which adds several thousand curies a year to US soil. This means that the fruit and vegetables considered essential in a good, cancerprotecting diet contain lots of potassium, including the radioactive fraction.

Tea drinking showed no association with head and neck cancer. The leaves of the Camellia tea plant are a particularly rich source of antioxidants in the form of polyphenols, and on a per serving basis coffee provides even more antioxidants. Substantial proportions appear to be absorbed by the body so it is possible that, through their antioxidant effects, they can inhibit mutagenic events. Thus far, although we’ve mentioned alcohol, tea and coffee, we haven’t considered diet – one of the most obvious potential sources of carcinogens.

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