06 November 2019
People living in the United States have a greater chance of being killed by a lightning strike than by the tick-borne Powassan virus. Could that change?
After their own lives were disrupted by Lyme disease, two women devote themselves to protecting others from their fate.
Climate change - including hallmarks like rising sea levels, ice loss and extreme weather - is accelerating, according to a new report.
Connecticut researchers have found a direct link between the percentage of ticks infected with disease-causing bacteria and the incidence of Lyme disease among humans in the state.
Alaska health and wildlife officials are taking steps to track undesirable parasites showing up in the state.
"The mindless clinging to outdated science is detrimental to public health and to the development of good science"
The failure to ban asbestos has resulted in widespread and potentially deadly chronic risks that reach down to our youngest citizens and their teachers.
Coal, oil and gas have given communities across the U.S. both steady paychecks and devastating pollution. It's time to make health a priority in meeting our energy demands.
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