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OIL PUMPS LIFE

Approximately 7 million Americans live with prosthetic hips or knees. Thanks in part to natural gas and oil, a substantial part of our population can lead active and healthy lives. *

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How many Americans are diagnosed with heart valve disease each year? *

Unfortunately, many Americans suffer from this disease. Prosthetic heart valves can dramatically improve these patients’ lives.

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When you clean your hands, treat a headache, or drive to the doctor, thank modern pharmaceuticals—and thank natural gas and oil. Natural gas and oil make lifesaving and comfort devices and materials possible, including soap and detergent, an effective way to prevent illness; aspirin and antibiotics, whose building blocks are chemicals derived from petroleum; and the fuel that powers ambulances and machines to save patients.

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“I’ve worn a prosthesis all my life. Older versions had one grip pattern, but newer hands have smarter technology. There’s been advancements in weight, speed, dexterity, grip and rotation that weren’t possible before. I knew petroleum was used to fuel cars, but I didn’t know it was used in the making of my arm.” -- Angel Giuffria, Actress / Archer