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Clinton area residents issued potassium iodide pills

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 15:00:13 CST
By: Daniel Hajek

Clinton area residents issued potassium iodide pills This month, some Illinois residents are getting something different for the holidays: free potassium iodide pills provided by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Over 60,000 Illinois households will receive a two-day supply of pills. As WGLT's Daniel Hajek reports, potassium iodide protects your thyroid in case of an accident at a nuclear power plant.

   
   

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