Call for a moratorium on fracking due to serious health risks

A letter in the BMJ, signed by senior health professionals, states, ‘The arguments against fracking on public health and ecological grounds are overwhelming. There are clear grounds for adopting the precautionary principle and prohibiting fracking.’

http://www.bmj.com/content/348/bmj.g2728/rr

A copy of the new Medact report, ‘Health and Fracking: the impacts and opportunity costs’ can be found here:

http://www.medact.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/medact_fracking-report_WEB3.pdf Â.

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Medical writer, author, artist. Cancer campaigner. Aiming always to improve health services and bring compassion into health care.
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