10 Jan '18, 11pm

Military Bases Linked to Cancer and Health Problems

Military Bases Linked to Cancer and Health Problems

CBS recently released a story about toxic chemicals at Air Force bases and their link to severe health problems, like cancer and birth defects, but this is in no way new information. In 2001, the Deseret News raised the same question: Do military bases have links to cancer ? The correlation, at least, is astounding. In 2001, communities near Hill Air Force Base in Utah showed a high risk of developing brain cancer, while Fallon Naval Air Station was investigated for acute childhood leukemia incidents, and Kelly Air Force Base near San Antonio, Texas, was revealed to have contributed to water and air pollution when clusters of cancer and leukemia popped up. At the time, however, officials kept to a firm statement: Correlation does not equate causation. In other words, it was clear that military bases were contaminating the water, air, and environment. It was clear that ther...

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