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Why you don’t need to worry about airport scanners

Many people are concerned about radiation from airport scanners, but it takes 1,000 trips through such scanners to equal the radiation exposure from one medical chest x-ray, according to data compiled by the non-profit Environmental Working Group.

Many people are concerned about radiation from airport scanners, but it takes 1,000 trips through such scanners to equal the radiation exposure from one medical chest x-ray, according to data compiled by the non-profit Environmental Working Group.