City of Woodson Terrace Missouri

Coldwater Creek Physician Blast

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Agency for Toxic Substances and disease Registry has released a public health assessment indicating that historical radiological contamination in and around Coldwater Creek in St. Louis County could have increased the risk of some types of cancer in people who have played or lived in and around the creek. A summary of the results of this report for healthcare providers is included, as well as contact information if you need support in caring for patients with a history of exposure.

Summary of Results