Alberta Oilsands Health Risks

New Cancer Study Needed, Says Chief

CBC | Posted 06.14.2014 | Canada Alberta

The Chief of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation is looking for money to do an independent cancer study in Fort Chipewyan. He and others say a com...

Oilsands Cancer Rates Study Deemed Limited, Suspicious

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.24.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A study by the Alberta government says an aboriginal community downstream from the oilsands doesn't have higher overall cancer rates.The Al...

Health Risks Of Oilsands Likely Worse Than We Thought

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.05.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A new study suggests the environmental health risks of oilsands operations in Alberta's Athabasca region have probably been underestimated....