by Beenish Ahmed Posted on May 7, 2015
Some studies suggest that women are far more likely than men, boys, or even girls to die when disaster strikes.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 4, 2015
The EPA's carbon rule would come with major health benefits, a new study confirmed Monday.
by Joe Romm Posted on April 14, 2015
It’s a myth there are no big winners from climate change besides fossil fuel companies.
by Katie Valentine Posted on April 7, 2015
The announcement includes a wide range of new public and private-sector initiatives and projects on climate change and health.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on 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
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
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.