The largest study of its kind tracked more than 100,000 Utah patients and found even a slight uptick in fine particulate pollution triggers childhood lung infections.
The levels of harmful flame retardants in children's blood are dropping every year, according to a new study of kids from New York City.
"I blamed myself. I said it's my fault. I thought I didn't take care of her and that she ate something that I did not pay attention to."
The guns have fallen silent in the Congolese town of Mwene Ditu, but each day starving children arrive at the small hospital there battling for their lives.
When Leah Segedie, one of the most influential "mommy bloggers" on the Internet, was approached about writing a book on dangerous chemicals, her publisher told her to be herself.
"Does that mean I can use the F-word?" she asked.
Women with high levels of glyphosate—the active ingredient in Monsanto's Roundup weed killer—were more likely to have a shorter pregnancy, according to a new study.
Air pollution exposure during fetal development linked with brain abnormalities & cognitive impairment in new study
"There's a perceived notion that because a medicine is over-the-counter [OTC], its use has been well studied in pregnancy."
If you want to talk about the inequality in our economy, COVID-19, race, and silent violence in our cities, you need to start with environmental injustice.
Researchers say that more microplastics pollution is getting into farm soil than oceans—and these tiny bits are showing up in our fruits, veggies, and bodies.