Millions of pounds of antimicrobials end up in livestock each year, seeping into the environment and harming species like dung beetles.
Amie Lund, a cardiovascular toxicology researcher with the University of North Texas, has found that exposure to certain air pollutants may cause weight gain, especially when coupled with a high-fat diet.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Wednesday a massive voluntary recall of Simmons Prepared Foods fresh and frozen chicken products because of concerns that some products were contaminated with pieces of metal.
I lit my last cigarette eight weeks ago. In this short amount time, not only have great things happened to my body, but also my psyche.
The Canadian Paediatric Society says it expects climate change to increasingly affect children's health and is encouraging health-care providers to press all levels of government for measures that curb it.
The Japanese have known for years that spending mindful time in the woods is beneficial for body and soul. Now western doctors - and royals - agree.
Monsanto's own emails and documents reveal a disinformation campaign to hide its weedkiller's possible links to cancer.
From floods to heatwaves, droughts, cyclones and bushfires, the "frequency, intensity, and duration" of natural disasters in Australia is increasing, and health systems are struggling to cope, three leading public health experts said.
Pennsylvania schools would be required to test for lead in their water and take steps to reduce contamination in drinking water under legislation introduced Tuesday at the state
Recent flooding in parts of Nebraska may have caused some private wells to be contaminated. The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services urges people to test their well water if there is any doubt about whether it is safe to drink.
"Beekeeping has been something I've done for all my life. It's one of those things that gets in your blood and once it's in your blood, it's hard to shake it."
How powerful institutions are criminalizing populations by locking people up and deeming them undeserving of clean air, water and healthy housing.
EHN.org investigation finds regulatory push to discredit independent evidence of harm while favoring pro-industry science despite significant shortcomings.