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EPA to Restrict Scientific Research Used to Write Public Health Regulations

Nov 12, 2019 The Environmental Protection Agency plans to restrict the scientific research that the federal government uses to write new public health regulations. That’s according to The New York Times, which obtained a draft of new EPA proposals that … Continue reading

Another Flint? Newark, NJ, Faces Public Health Crisis over Lead Contamination in City’s Water Supply

Democracy Now! Published on Sep 12, 2019 Thousands of residents in Newark, New Jersey, remain unable to drink their tap water in an enduring public health nightmare. Lead contamination has plagued the city for years, but lead levels have spiked … Continue reading

‘Fentanyl, Inc.’ Tracks Opioid’s Dark Web Path From China To U.S. Street Corners : Shots – Health News : NPR September 4, 20191:04 PM ET Heard on Fresh Air Dave Davies Bags of heroin, some laced with fentanyl, picked up in a 2016 New York City drug bust. “Basically, [fentanyl] is so cheap to produce and it’s so powerful, … Continue reading

Scientists Warn Microplastic Pollution Has Gone Airborne, Threatening Human Health

Aug 15, 2019 A new study finds tiny pieces of plastic pollution permeate the Earth’s atmosphere, falling down to earth in snowfall even in the most remote corners of the globe. Samples taken off the remote Arctic island of Svalbard … Continue reading

New way to find relevant news on our environment and health – The Daily Climate launches new map and “Smart Search” to better access its reporting archive; thousands of stories available Douglas Fischer We drink from a firehose of daily information. Now has a filter to break the daily news stream into relevant, … Continue reading

Your Law Says No Health Or Environmental Concern Can Interfere With The Placement Of A Cellular

Published on Aug 3, 2019 Your Law Says No Health Or Environmental Concern Can Interfere With The Placement Of A Cellular Antenna Join the discussion with panelists: Brian Clement, Ph.D, Katie Singer, Theodora Scarato Stunningly, the most popular gadget of … Continue reading

Congo Ebola outbreak, a global health emergency

Associated Press Published on Jul 17, 2019 Ebola outbreak in Congo declared international health emergency after more than 1,600 deaths. (July 17)

Pete Buttigieg Proposes National Service Programs for Climate Change and Mental Health – The New York Times

The Scientifically Proven Benefits to your Health from a Whole Food , Raw Plant-Based Diet

Americans Continue to Eat Processed Meat Despite Serious Health Warnings