FRACK FREE SUSSEX has produced a booklet highlighting some of the documented health risks caused by fracking. You can DOWNLOAD the leaflet here and are welcome to print for your own use, or that of local groups. Please contact if you would like a copy for print runs.

An ever-growing list of the individuals and families that have been harmed by fracking (or fracked gas and oil production) in the US.  The LIST OF THE HARMED

Letter to President Obama from 1000 health professionals calling for a halt to fracking

Compendium Of Scientific, Medical, And Media Findings Demonstrating Risks And Harms Of Fracking (Unconventional Gas And Oil Extraction

The UK Medact Report “The arguments against fracking on public health and ecological grounds are overwhelming. There are clear grounds for adopting the precautionary principle and prohibiting fracking”

Physicians for Social Responsibility

Sandra Steingraber (US biologist, ecologist, author)

Fracking Literally Makes People Sick, New Study Finds

Fracking Poisoning Families at Alarming Rate: Report

Public meeting highlighting true stories from those sickened by Pennsylvania fracking

Fracking Our Food Supply

Doctors Call on Obama for more regulation on fracking

Australian Doctors Have Raised A Health Red Flag Over Coal Seam Gas Developments

Dead Babies and Utah's Carbon Bomb

Hormone-disrupting activity of fracking chemicals worse than initially found

Fracking, dead cows and…RADIATION?

Be aware of health problems near fracking sites

Since Governor Cuomo’s inauguration in January 2010, hundreds of health professionals and organizations from across the state of New York have called on his administration to conduct an independent, comprehensive Health Impact Assessment.

Mayor Calvin Tillman Leaves Dish, Texas Fearing 'Fracking' Effects On Family's Health

Air Pollution Destroys Health of Texas Fracking Communities

Science Lags as Health Problems Emerge Near Gas Fields

Potential Health and Environmental Effects of Hydrofracking in the Williston Basin, Montana

Update on Hydrofracking- The American Academy of Pediatrics

The Endocrine Disruption Exchange (TEDX)

Chemicals in Natural Gas Operations


Emma Parr and her father Bob began having nosebleeds after moving in to a home surrounded by gas wells.

“Health Concerns in the Era of Gas Drilling: A Basic Toolkit for Healthcare Providers.”

Impacts of gas drilling on human and animal health

Fracking hell: what it's really like to live next to a shale gas well

American Nurses Band Together to Expose Health Risks of Fracking and Fossil Fuel Energy


Fracking chemicals that interfere with hormone function found in water near drilling sites

MU Researchers Find Fracking Chemicals Disrupt Hormone Function; Endocrine-disrupting activity linked to birth defects and infertility

Fracking chemicals 'could cause infertility, cancer and birth defects'

Update on Hydrofracking- American Academy of Pediatrics.

Fracking Waste: Too Toxic, Even For A Hazardous Waste Site