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Study: Fracking Industry Wells Associated With Premature Birth

Johns Hopkins School of Public Health    October 12, 2015 NEW RESEARCH SUGGESTS INCREASED RISK OF ADVERSE PREGNANCY OUTCOMES CLOSER TO ACTIVE UNCONVENTIONAL NATURAL GAS WELLS Expectant mothers who live near active natural gas wells operated by the fracking industry in Pennsylvania are at an increased risk of giving birth prematurely and for having high-risk pregnancies, […]

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Study Links Fracking to Infertility, Miscarriages, Birth Defects

Alan Neuhauser               US News & World Report       Dec. 5, 2014   The controversial method of oil and gas development behind the U.S. energy boom may pose potent risks to children and pregnant women.   A Pennsylvania farmhouse sits below pipes and pumps used for hydraulic fracturing July […]

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New York State Bans Fracking

Marie Cusick   StateImpact PA   December 17, 2014   New York Governor Andrew Cuomos administration will prohibit fracking in the state, citing unresolved health issues and dubious economic benefits of the widely used gas-drilling technique. New York Governor Andrew Cuomos administration will prohibit fracking in the state, citing unresolved health issues and dubious economic benefits […]

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