Cancer Study in Village of San Carlos

By M. San Sebastián, B. Armstrong, J. A. Córdoba and C. Stephens., Occupational Environmental Medicine

This report, published in Occupational Environmental Medicine by M San Sebastián, B Armstrong, J A Córdoba and C Stephens, highlights the high rate of cancer suffered by the Ecuadorian rainforest community of San Carlos, linking this to toxins found in local drinking water that result from oil contamination.