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Tropical deforestation could boost risk of heat-related deaths
November 18, 2021 | Futurity | Featured: June T. Spector View

How will surgeon general who dislikes masks, vaccines craft Florida’s rules for both?
November 16, 2021 | Miami Herald | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Extreme heat hurts human health. Its effects must be mitigated – urgently
November 10, 2021 | The Conversation | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Exposure to extreme urban heat has tripled worldwide since the 1980s, study finds
November 9, 2021 | Washington Post | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

As pandemic cut air pollution, heart attacks declined
November 8, 2021 | HealthDay | Featured: Joel D. Kaufman View

Teens and unions take over Glasgow as Greta Thunberg declares UN climate talks a 'failure'
November 5, 2021 | Gizmodo | Featured: Jeremy J Hess View

WA’s frontline communities face the brunt of climate change
November 5, 2021 | Crosscut | Featured: Washington Environmental Health Disparities map developed by DEOHS and our partners View

Video: New research exposes PFAS toxin levels in breast milk of Puget Sound women
November 4, 2021 | KIRO-7 News | Featured: Sheela Sathyanarayana View

The journal Environmental Health Perspectives aims to expand influence
November 1, 2021 | NIEHS Environmental Factor | Featured: Joel D. Kaufman View

Floods, flames and heat: Images of this year’s extreme weather offer a stark backdrop for COP26 climate summit
October 26, 2021 | Washington Post | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

More disease, more suicide: Study shows human cost of climate change
October 22, 2021 | ABC News | Featured: Jeremy J Hess View

Yes, the molecular PCR test is the most accurate way to detect an active COVID-19 infection
October 22, 2021 | KING 5 News | Featured: Gerard A. Cangelosi View

As rules are crafted, farmworkers report limited access to breaks, shade on hot days
October 21, 2021 | Salem Statesman-Journal | Featured: Edward Kasner View

Health problems tied to global warming on the rise
October 21, 2021 | Associated Press | Featured: Jeremy J Hess, Kristie L. Ebi View

Pandemic economic recovery could worsen climate change health impacts
October 21, 2021 | Scientific American | Featured: Jeremy J Hess View