100 people in nursing home 40 km from Fukushima Daiichi left behind

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IN the radioactive ghost town of Iitate, about 100 people have been left behind amid the nuclear fallout from last March’s earthquake and tsunami. Most are suffering Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. While they are just 40km from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, and their nursing home was showered with fallout after the disaster, most are probably blissfully unaware of their predicament.

Source: Australian
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