Dr. Joe Suyama, medical director of UPMC Urgent Care in Shadyside, is an expert in radiation health risks and has been watching the Japanese response at three nuclear reactors.
The Brother’s Brother Foundation and the Japan-American Society of Pennsylvania are collecting donations after the disaster in Japan. To make a donation, visit BrothersBrother.org.
Waves triggered by the earthquake in Japan have made their way to Hawaii. The water swamped some beaches, but have stopped short of the hotels. Still, tsunami warnings are in effect up and down the West Coast.