Report or Study:  Study Links Gas Flares to Preterm Births, With Hispanic Women at High Risk

Date:  2020

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Expectant mothers who lived near flaring sites had higher odds of giving birth prematurely than those who did not. Adverse outcomes fell entirely on Hispanic women.

Topics:  birth outcomes, Fracking / Gas Development, Public Health

Regions:  National

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Report or Study Link:   https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/22/climate/gas-flares-premature-babies.html?surface=home-discovery-vi-prg&fellback=false&req_id=749127125&algo=identity&imp_id=983713178&action=click&module=Science%20%20Technology&pgtype=Homepage

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