- Q How could Botox be used as a bioweapon?
Dr. Arthur Perry, Plastic & Reconstructive SurgeryBotox is purified toxin that is taken from the bacteria that cause botulism. I heard on the news that the government is worried about Botox being used in bioterrorism.It turns out that the toxin that makes up Botox, called botulinum toxin, can be made... Full Answer
- Q Can an act of terrorism cause radiation poisoning?
Since the atomic bombings in Japan in 1945, most cases of radiation poisoning have been due to accidents. However, public health departments and national security officials are constantly studying and preparing for a terrorist act involving an... Full Answer