Belt protects against radiation

Israel’s Stemrad has developed a belt to protect first responders from gamma radiation – for situations such as the disaster at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. The belt protects the pelvic area, where most of the body’s renewable bone marrow is concentrated.
http://www.jpost.com/Health-and-Science/Israeli-company-develops-radiation-belt-for-nuclear-emergencies-347862

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