Jennifer Brown

States Offer Free Pills No One Wants To Take

By: - June 7, 2002

Several states want to give away free medicine, but they hope it will not get used. After the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11and perceived threats against nuclear facilities, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) made potassium iodide pills available for people who live or work within a 10-mile radius of a nuclear reactor. The pills can […]