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Resource ID: #14325
Subject: Cancer
Source: USA Today (Arlington, Va.)
Date: July 25, 1997



The story began when journalists reported on an unreleased federal study showing that people across the country were exposed to potentially dangerous fallout from the government's Cold War atomic bomb tests. The story grew into a series on the study and its implications, including revelations that the exposures it documented may have caused as many as 75,000 tyroid cancers nationwide.

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