Fallout Fears Cause Bay Area Run On Potassium IodideJapan’s nuclear crisis is spiking demand in the Bay Area and much of the West Coast for a cheap drug that can protect against one type of radiation damage—even though the risk is only in Japan.
HealthWatch: Radioactive Medicine Exposure Concerns FedsIt’s a virtual cure for a potentially fatal disease. But an investigation by the federal government found it could put others at risk.

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