The North Saskatchewan River Valley, and in the distance, plumes of steam and smoke rising from the Strathcona Refinery complex.

I’m not an “activist” per se, but Alberta has the world’s highest incidence of Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s, UC) Multiple Sclerosis, and Asthma–all autoimmune-related diseases in some manner.

Sure, maybe it’s the cold; but I often wonder whether there is a link…

2 thoughts on “Oil

  1. -N- says:

    It would be interesting to see data correlation – but somebody probably hit the delete button for any info here. Since you have been to LA, I can tell you that 50 years ago you couldn’t see the mountains many times – now you can because of environmental laws. I used to get massive headaches whenever I went there . . . and they would leave when I left.

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