What it’s like to live near industrial wind turbines

Sharing your personal health information takes courage.

familyIt’s not easy to talk about the health problems you’re experiencing when your government, wind companies, the media, and perhaps your neighbours claim there is no proof that turbines cause harm. Even some doctors remain unconvinced despite significant and consistent evidence from around the world.

Read the stories of families who live close to over 100 wind turbines in Kincardine and Tiverton (Bruce Township). (Names have been changed for legal and privacy reasons.)

 

Russell and Debbie cope with the health effects by leaving their farm…
Donna and Paul have touched door knobs and been thrown backwards onto the floor…
Shawn and Kim lost their farm and now live in a rental property in town…
Jim and Ida. His doctor prescribed sleeping pills but they soon wore off…
Jessie and Dave. They and their children have frequent headaches and are always tired…
Jack and Denise. Their cattle’s milk production decreased…
Rilla and Jake. Jake spends time in his cellar to avoid nausea and vomiting…
Kirk and Anne. Kirk has ringing in his ears and chest tension. Anne is sleep-deprived…
Mary suffers from insomnia, headaches, ringing and pain in her ears…
Louise could barely carry on and had to quit her job…
John and Lisa experience coughing and choking when trying to sleep…
Marjorie and Len have tinnitus, migraines, and blood pressure problems…
Mike has headaches, tinnitus, stomach upset, and decreased ability to tolerate pain…
Christine and Joe. Christine has pulsing in her head and tingling in her head and face…
Mark and Kim can’t sleep because their home vibrates…
Sharon and Ken have stopped using some rooms in their home…
Curtis and Jane experience nuisance stress from the shadow flicker and red night lights…
Susan and Gordon. Gordon has vertigo, sleep deprivation, and blurred vision…
Gerry and Liz. Liz was told not to walk her dog close to the fence line on her property…
Joyce and Dan suffer from electrical sensitivity which makes them feel sick…

The Human Face of Wind Turbines

 

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