Harvard Health Letter

Are full-body airport scanners safe?

There is concern about radiation exposure from x-ray machines used for airport security scans, but the added risk is so small that it is insignificant.

To continue reading this article you must be registered.

Get Licensed Content to Harvard Health

If you are interested in licensing content from Harvard Health Publications, please contact us using our online form. Our licensing and business development professionals will help you leverage consumer health content from Harvard Medical School as a clear differentiator in helping achieve your business goals.

Contact Us

Customer Log In