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Radiobiology and Radiation Hormesis

New Evidence and its Implications for Medicine and Society

  • Charles L.┬áSanders

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 269-273

About this book

Introduction

This book presents new information on radiobiology that more clearly refutes the linear no-threshold (LNT) assumption and supports radiation hormesis. Fresh light is cast on the mechanisms of radiation hormesis and the potential benefits of low-dose ionizing radiation in preventing and treating a wide variety of inflammatory and proliferative diseases. It is proposed that these effects may derive from cellular communication via electromagnetic waves directed by DNA, with each cell acting as a quantum computer. Readers will also find close analysis of the negative impacts of radiophobia on many aspects of modern life, including attitudes to imaging technologies, licensing of nuclear power reactors, and preparedness for survival of nuclear war.  The book will be of interest to researchers and scientists in radiobiology, radiation protection, health physics, medical physics, and radiology. Specifically, it will provide medical physicians, radiation oncologists, radiation epidemiologists, gerontologists, cell biologists, toxicologists, and nuclear engineers with a wide range of interesting facts and enlightening novel perspectives.

Keywords

Radiation Hormesis Radiophobia Low-Dose Application Threshold Inflammation Radon Quantum Cell Plutonium

Authors and affiliations

  • Charles L.┬áSanders
    • 1
  1. 1.Scientists for Accuarate Radiation InformationLovelandUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-56372-5
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-56371-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-56372-5
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