By 2030, nearly one in two adults will be obese, and nearly one in four will be severely obese.
Mealworms can eat and digest plastic and could potentially be deployed en masse to help rid the world of plastic garbage.
The start of the suburban sprawl changed the US into a nation of voracious consumers, and the chemical industry responded by creating products to meet those demands.
Thousands of potentially harmful chemicals are in products ranging from electronics to medical equipment and carpets in the US.
State senators passed a measure Tuesday that would prohibit BPA from being used in paper for business and banking records. Cash register paper and debit card and sales receipts would be included.
Green candidates, on course for their best showing, could play a big role in a divided parliament. This will be important for climate, plastics, toxification and especially endocrine disruption.
When I was a Scientific Program Administrator at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) I saw a lot of scientists doing strong research on endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs).
Melinda Lewis remembers splashing in the irrigation canals that outlined her grandpa's walnut and almond groves in the late 1960s.
Kids exposed to phthalates prenatally and as 3-year-olds have decreased motor skills later in their childhood, according to a new study.
Over the past few years, Leonardo Trasande, MD, MPP, from the New York University School of Medicine, has not been a stranger to the readers of Endocrine News.
Despite the mounting concerns over lead exposure from wild game, lead ammunition use continues as hunters and their families remain unaware or deeply mistrustful of the dangers
New study bolsters evidence that certain chemicals may alter social development—but also reinforces the protective effect of folic acid during pregnancy
EHN is teaming up with The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health to bring you the voices of next generation environmental health leaders
Trump's environmental protection rollbacks quietly continue, but there are more signs of climate awakening in TV news.