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Humans evolved with infrasound; is there any truth to health concerns about it?

Blog originally posted on BARNARD ON WIND, February 20, 2013. For the full blog, images and references please link back to Barnard of Wind.

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Green Energy is Preventive Medicine

By Dr. Cathy Vakil MD, CCFP, FCFP, and Dr. Éric Notebaert MD, MSc, CSPQ

This December Quebec will shut down its only nuclear reactor, Gentilly-2.  This should give Ontarians pause for thought. (more…)

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Turbines and Health by Dr. W. David Colby

Published in IPPSO FACTO (Magazine of the Association of Power Producers of Ontario) November 2011, Volume 25, Number 5 When I became the acting medical officer of health for Chatham-Kent, little did I know that I would be swept headlong into controversy about harnessing the wind right here in our backyard.

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We asked a tough question: Is the anxiety being spread about the sound of wind power justified?

In an age when people fit subwoofers into their Honda civics, buy pickup trucks with ‘tuned exhaust’ noise and watch movies with ear crushing seven-speaker surround sound, one has to admit that our society isn’t exactly aiming for quiet.

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Doctors and nurses back wind and solar power

Take a read through this interesting article published on Monday, April 11, 2011 by John Spears, Business Reporter of the Toronto Star, thestar.com

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Wind power keeps the lights on – by Rebecca Black

A good news story among all the bad news from Japan – wind power keeps the lights on.  Safe, secure, reliable – renewable power aligns with my personal values and vision for a sustainable future in Canada and beyond.

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