by Jeff Spross Posted on March 7, 2014
Researchers looked at the effect nitrogen dioxide has on the heart, and found the changes encourage cardiovascular disease.
by Josh Israel Posted on February 24, 2014 Updated: March 6, 2014
With suicide rates on the rise, here's one example of how our nation's mental health system is failing patients.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 20, 2014
The doctors outline the health risks fracking poses to the public.
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by Emily Atkin Posted on January 19, 2014
Emergency room visits had nearly tripled.
by Emily Atkin Posted on January 16, 2014
The manufacturer of the chemical that contaminated potable water for 300,000 West Virginians has known all along that it can cause cancer, according to allegations in a new class action lawsuit.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 13, 2013
According to a new study, the age at which immigrants become citizens in the United States may determine their health outcomes.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 29, 2013
Sometimes smart meters come with concerns that they may jeopardize Americans' privacy or health -- but the evidence is mixed to nonexistent, respectively.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on August 30, 2013 Updated: August 30, 2013
Much of the Midwest has been roasting in a late-season heat wave this week, catching residents off-guard and creating major headaches across the region.
by Joe Romm Posted on July 31, 2013 Updated: August 1, 2013
It’s a myth there are no winners from climate change.
by Judy Li, Guest Contributor Posted on June 24, 2013