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Are Airport Scanners Safe? : NPR

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Some airport body scanning machines use X-rays to generate images. How much radiation is a traveler exposed to? Should frequent fliers opt for a pat down instead? Radiation expert David Brenner explains the possible public health concerns of scanning...

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Jae A (316)
Thursday November 25, 2010, 7:09 pm
Personally I think those who fly reg. if not those who just fly once or twice a year are walking experiements for future Doctor and Phammeds bucks. To keep these machines in use is down right inhumane/abuses of humans.
Of course the government buracrats don't have to pass through them and probably the majority of those saying how safe they are don't either...or seldom if ever fly commerical flights. These dam machines are nothing but money makers for those who maufacture them and for future so called Health professionals and their partners in crime..the PharmaMed pill pushers...and or morticians...that's my opinion of these machines and how they are being used at airports and who knows where else before long.
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