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So far, more heat waves do not mean more heat deaths.
| NPR | Featured: Jeremy J Hess View

Washington Researcher Co-authors Study to Project Heat-related Deaths in a Warmer Climate
| Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health newsletter | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Video: Studying impact of air pollution
| KIRO 7 News | Featured: Lianne Sheppard View

12 Seattle schools have critical food safety violations. It’s worst for low-income kids.
| KUOW View

U.S. climate report contradicts Trump, warns of worsening disasters
| CTV News View

Just how unhealthy is the wildfire smoke hanging over Kitsap County?
| The Kitsap Sun | Featured: Lianne Sheppard, Joel D. Kaufman View

Scientist: EPA changes are an effort to 'gut rules' that protect public.
| CNN View

How gross are gym locker rooms? The amount of germs these researchers found will floor you.
| Bustle | Featured: Marilyn C. Roberts View

EPA to disband a key scientific review panel on air pollution
| New York Times | Featured: Lianne Sheppard View

The world lost 153 billion hours of work to heat waves last year
| Gizmodo View

Two DEOHS professors urge EPA to withdraw proposed rule to limit research it uses to evaluate public health threats.
| SPH Newscatcher | Featured: Joel D. Kaufman View

Educators worry vaping is sneaking into Yakima Valley schools right under their noses
| Yakima Herald View

Could rising CO2 levels trigger a nutritional crisis?
| Gizmodo | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Researchers explore a pesticide link to asthma in farmworkers' children.
| WUNC: North Carolina Public Radio | Featured: Catherine Karr View