No S.F. Risk from Japan Radiation

No S.F. Risk from Japan Radiation As of today, currently there is no danger to San Francisco residents from Japan's nuclear emergency. The San Francisco Department of Public Health does not recommend taking potassium iodide. Potassium iodide can have serious side effects and should not be taken unless recommended. We are monitoring the situation closely and will alert the public if recommendations change.


For the latest information, please

  • call the California Department of Public Health hotline number
    at (916) 341-3947 or

Posted on March 17, 2011 | The comments to this entry are closed.