For the Navajo Nation, Uranium Mining’s Deadly Legacy Lingers

by Laurel Morales

The Senior Correspondent Laurel Morales updated her coverage of the Navajo Birth Cohort Study conducted by University of New Mexico’s-Community Environmental Health Program.

To listen to podcast and full text of the report, click here:

As the University of New Mexico – Community Environmental Health Program enters its fourth year of the study, NPR updated the progress of the report.

To listen to April 10, 2016 NPR report, click here: 

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/04/10/473547227/for-the-navajo-nation-uranium-minings-deadly-legacy-lingers

Laurel, NPR Senior Correspondent, was one of the first syndicated radio programs to report progress of the study in its first year on October 16, 2012.