Energy development in Western Colorado

Missouri endocrinologist raising money to study the health impacts of fracking chemicals

June 4, 2014
Late last year, Dr. Susan Nagel, endocrinologist and associate professor at the University of Missouri's School of Medicine, published a study on the effects of hydraulic fracturing on human sex hormones. Now, she's embarking on more extended research because, she says, there are not enough vigorous, scientific studies of the fracking process.

KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Dr. Nagel about her work and the funding she needs to get going on the second study.
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The Issue January 2, 2014

Toxins in the water: Dr. Susan Nagel of the University of Missouri talks about her research finding hormone-disrupting chemicals near Garfield County fracking sites. Click here to read the full report.
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