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Concern is on the rise about radiation exposure from the HYPERLINK “http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/40194439/ns/travel-news/”X-ray full-body scanners being deployed at airports nationwide. In an effort to thwart terrorist attacks, TSA and experts Department of Homeland Security are claiming that “exposure to radiation is minimal”, reporting that “a person receives more radiation from naturally occurring sources in less than […]