by Beenish Ahmed Posted on March 18, 2015 Updated: March 18, 2015
FGM is not only a deep-seated cultural phenomenon, but one that often goes unseen.
by Sacha Feinman Posted on March 10, 2015 Updated: March 13, 2015
How the anti-vaccine movement spreads its message.
by Ari Phillips Posted on March 6, 2015
The study's results are especially timely as the Obama Administration struggles to update ground-level ozone standards and implement the Clean Power Plan.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on February 26, 2015
How gender roles can have a tangible impact on women's health.
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 15, 2014
A new poll found that though a "solid majority" -- 63 percent -- of Americans think climate change is generally bad for people's health, most aren't able to list any particular health impact of climate change.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on November 19, 2014 Updated: November 20, 2014
The public health issues are myriad – and not always obvious, but defecating in the open isn't exactly the stuff of stuff of polite conversation.
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 11, 2014 Updated: November 12, 2014
Gundersen Health System's efficiency efforts have saved it nearly $2 million each year.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 2, 2014
The health benefits of the reduced power plant pollution would result in 3,500 fewer premature deaths, 1,000 fewer hospital visits, and 220 fewer heart attacks every year.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 30, 2014
The bulk of the spending will go to grants to support local farming efforts and food hubs, with come with myriad health and economic benefits -- especially for the nation's poorest citizens.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 18, 2014 Updated: September 22, 2014
How urban farming can increase jobs, health, sustainability and happiness for low-income communities in cities across the country.