Posts Tagged ‘Kanagawa Prefecture’

Japan:Fukushima saw fewer births after nuclear disaster

Friday, November 18, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 18,2011

A survey in Fukushima Prefecture shows the number of births fell by 25 percent in the 3 months following the accident at the nuclear power plant.

The Japan Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists conducted a nationwide survey of around 1,100 medical institutions handling deliveries between April and June. 714 responded. Read more…

Japan:Radioactive contaminated beef found in Shizuoka

Tuesday, July 12, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 12,2011
Radioactive cesium above the government’s standard level has been found in more beef from Fukushima Prefecture.

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France detects cesium in Japanese tea imports

Saturday, June 18, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  June 18,2011

France has detected radioactive cesium exceeding the EU limit in green tea leaves imported from Shizuoka Prefecture, central Japan.


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Japan:Radioactive cesium detected in tea leaves

Saturday, May 14, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  May 14,2011

Radioactive material above designated safety limits has been detected in tea leaves harvested in 5 municipalities in Kanagawa Prefecture, neighboring Tokyo. Read more…

Japan:Govt to investigate food poisoning deaths

Friday, May 6, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News May 6,2011
Japanese health authorities say they will look into sanitary controls by restaurants and the meat industry, following food poisoning incidents that have taken the lives of 4 people so far. Read more…