Today is August 6, and back in 1945 we dropped an atomic bomb on Japan. Read this short article at Wired.com http://www.wired.com/thisdayintech/2010/08/0806hiroshima-atomic-bomb and pray that no one ever uses such a weapon again.
miso fended off radiation sickness. Same with Chernobyl. With all the CT scans I get (each scan is equal to about 400 x-rays), I'm trying to work more miso into my diet. I've never really been in to homoeopathic cures, but it can't hurt.