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Originally posted by sjorges2002
reply to post by Maybe...maybe not
Radiation exposure is cumulative any additional exposure increases health risks. This is a basic principle of health physics and the reason why rates of certain cancers (thyroid) are higher for radiology techs- even though exposure during any 1 procedure is deemed 'safe'.
Originally posted by starviego
An X-Ray is a Death Ray, depending on how high they adjust the power level. How far away is this from the reputed 'shower' rooms in nazi concentration camps? Not very.
"There, there, now just walk down this chute through the little chamber for everybody's safety. I'll just be in the next room behind the lead shield."