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Resource ID: #24447
Subject: Military
Source: KCTV-TV (Kansas City, Mo.)
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Date: 05/05/2009; 05/06/2009

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This series investigates the United States military's use of depleted uranium. The series reveals that some "54,567 soldiers said they had been exposed to depleted uranium sometimes or often". The symptoms of those exposed to this are vomiting, difficulty in breathing, and overall feelings of weakness. Furthermore, it has been known to bind to DNA, which can cause mutations and cell death.

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