Friday, May 18, 2012
There Is A Lot More To It Than Just Fracking
Town's Effort To Link Fracking And Illness Falls Short
May 16, 2012
by: Jon Hamilton
Many residents of Dish, Texas, blame the fracking operations that surround their tiny town for a host of health problems - from nosebleeds to cancer. The former mayor was so scared, he left town. But scientists who've studied Dish say there's not enough evidence to link natural gas operations to any illness.
Quite a few of the 225 people who live in Dish, Texas, think the nation's natural gas boom is making them sick.
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