Community Meeting Held on Cancer Cluster Concerns at Fort Detrick

http://www.myfoxdc.com/dpp/news/maryland/community-meeting-held-on-cancer-cluster-concerns-at-fort-detrick-081210  (link to article and video) By ROBY CHAVEZ/myfoxdc FREDERICK, Md. – Frederick residents continued their fight to prove that chemical contamination at Fort Detrick is causing deadly cancer clusters. On Thursday night, many sounded off about whether or not decades of deaths are linked to chemicals dumped at Fort

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Cancer cluster meeting airs questions and frustrations

http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sections/news/display.htm?storyID=108531 (link to article) About 75 people turned out for the Frederick County Health Department‘s first meeting on a cancer cluster investigation. While those in attendance seemed equally enthusiastic about getting to the bottom of the problem, the meeting made clear that there were some bitter differences regarding how to accomplish

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CANCER CLUSTER CONCERNS AUGUST 12, 2010

  If you missed this meeting, please click on link below to watch (3hr19min) http://frederick.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?view_id=5&clip_id=2174  http://www.frederickcountymd.gov/media/  DETAILS County health officer Barbara Brookmyer announced three more public meetings to discuss a possible cancer cluster in Frederick. All will take place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the first-floor hearing room at

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Residents Claim Cancer Cluster Near Ft. Detrick August 04, 2010 (video coverage)

http://www.wjla.com/news/stories/0810/761202.html Residents Claim Cancer Cluster Near Ft. Detrick posted 5:05 pm Wed August 04, 2010 – FREDERICK, Md. Researchers say the soil may be contaminated, causing health problems. Residents whose family members are dying have teamed up with experts to insist there is contamination at Fort Detrick is leading to deadly

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