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Submission + - TSA (Finally) Studying Health Effects of Body Scanners (

An anonymous reader writes: A 2011 ProPublica series found that the TSA had glossed over the small cancer risk posed by its X-ray body scanners at airports across the country. While countries in Europe have long prohibited the scanners, the TSA is just now getting around to studying the health effects.
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TSA (Finally) Studying Health Effects of Body Scanners

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