Yesterday on the Diane Rehm show they talked about bladder cancer and hydraulic fracturing. A little over 25 minutes in, they tell us why they are looking at hydraulic fracturing chemicals and why doctors who tract bladder cancer are so concerned about fracking.
Bladder cancer is the fifth most commonly diagnosed cancer in the U.S. and one of the most expensive to treat. Each year, more than 60,000 new cases are discovered and 14,000 Americans die from the disease. Guest host Susan Page and guests look at efforts to spread the word about bladder cancer
And fracking is no longer just about water depletion and contamination.
Fracking With Food: How the Natural Gas Industry Poisons Cows and Crops
Natural gas drilling operations have mucked up food from Colorado to Pennsylvania. So why is no one paying attention?