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M155Y_A1CH Donating Member (921 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-22-09 11:21 AM
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6. Naturally occurring radiation, I'm told
I heard about this decades ago and the claim was that the radioactive dust in Utah was natural uranium deposits at ground level.
John Wayne's thoat hey-yah.
Did you know he did ads for cigarettes that "comfort the T-zone". I can't remember the brand but the claim was that they were good for you!
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  -This country was blanketed with fall-out during the 50's and early 60's. hedgehog  Aug-22-09 10:52 AM   #0 
  - The wind blows west. people west of Nevada and New Mexico probably weren't exposed.  Joanne98   Aug-22-09 10:54 AM   #1 
  - Don't know if it's true, but...  M155Y_A1CH   Aug-22-09 11:14 AM   #5 
  - Excelllent question  LiberalEsto   Aug-22-09 10:55 AM   #2 
  - (have you considered...  tiptoe   Sep-07-09 07:47 AM   #13 
  - Saint George. Look it up. There was a Western movie made there, full of  Redstone   Aug-22-09 11:01 AM   #3 
  - Naturally occurring radiation, I'm told  M155Y_A1CH   Aug-22-09 11:21 AM   #6 
  - Downwinders in Utah, especially, had huge cancer rates  Warpy   Aug-22-09 11:57 AM   #7 
  - Actually wasn't a Western, but an "Eastern"  tinrobot   Sep-08-09 01:26 AM   #16 
  - Maybe It's Why Life Expectancy Has Increased 15 Years Since Then  MannyGoldstein   Aug-22-09 11:10 AM   #4 
  - Here are a few links to maps that show fallout for the period.  enlightenment   Aug-22-09 12:20 PM   #8 
  - Could also relate to amount of milk  safeinOhio   Aug-22-09 12:33 PM   #9 
  - I think the maps look a lot more accurate than they are.  hedgehog   Aug-22-09 03:07 PM   #10 
  - I remember the piles of uranium ore at Ambrosia Lake NM  newfie11   Aug-23-09 08:17 AM   #11 
  - I think the connection with cancer is acknowledged even if no one  hedgehog   Aug-23-09 11:59 AM   #12 
     - I have researched everything I could find on fibromyalgia for many years  laughingliberal   Sep-08-09 12:50 AM   #14 
  - My husband is a downwind survivor of Nevada's nuclear testing  laughingliberal   Sep-08-09 12:57 AM   #15 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-08-09 01:07 PM   #17 

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