Resources

Faisal Khan, MD, Director of the St. Louis County Department of Public Health, wrote the following articles in the Washington University St. Louis Institute for Public Health blog and St. Louis Metropolitan Medical Society Magazine. We encourage each person who has concerns relating to their health and possible exposure in the St. Louis region to nuclear weapons waste from the Manhattan Project to print the following articles and give to each of your health care providers.

A Legacy of Environmental Health Concerns in St. Louis
November 30, 2015
by Faisal Khan, MBBS, MPH, Director of the St. Louis County Department of Public Health

The Legacy of the Manhattan Project in St. Louis: Cancer Concern?
Residents, government face effects of contamination along Coldwater Creek

– By Faisal Khan, MBBS, MPH, Director, St. Louis County Department of Public Health

ATSDR (Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry):
Ionizing Radiation Exposure
Radium
Thorium
Uranium

Cancer.org
Radiation Exposure and Cancer
X-rays, Gamma Rays, and Cancer Risk / Other sources of man-made radiation

CDC:
Radiation Dictionary
Radiation and Pregnancy: A Fact Sheet for Clinicians

Department of Health and Human Services
Radiation Exposure Screening and Education

Department of Justice
Radiation Exposure Compensation Act

Department of Veterans Affairs:
Diseases Related to Ionizing Radiation Exposure