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

UW opens $230M Hans Rosling Center for Population Health
October 12, 2021 | Puget Sound Business Journal View

Climate change is supercharging California heat waves, and the state isn’t ready
October 7, 2021 | Los Angeles Times | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Lynden has spent more than a year testing poop for COVID-19. Was it a good investment?
October 5, 2021 | Bellingham Herald | Featured: John Meschke View

App-based drivers report COVID-19 stress and isolation
October 4, 2021 | Futurity | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Misinformation and vaccines: How public health messaging and experts can help curb distrust
October 2, 2021 | GeekWire | Featured: Howard Frumkin View

Hospitals confront climate change as patients sick from floods and fires crowd ERs
October 1, 2021 | Kaiser Health News | Featured: Jeremy J Hess View

Public health officials urge lower lead limits
September 29, 2021 | Tampa Bay Times | Featured: Nancy Simcox View

Public health officials urge lower lead limits
September 29, 2021 | Tampa Bay Times | Featured: Nancy Simcox View

Climate change, heat waves affect heart health, experts say. Here's why that puts people of color at higher risk.
September 25, 2021 | USA Today | Featured: Joel D. Kaufman View

OSHA exposed to culture wars backlash through vaccine mandate
September 21, 2021 | Bloomberg Law | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Trees could be a mental, physical and climate change antidote
September 18, 2021 | NPR | Featured: Howard Frumkin View

How extreme heat hits our most vulnerable communities the hardest
September 14, 2021 | CNN | Featured: June T. Spector View

Feeling the heat: CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta speaks with Dr. June Spector on how we can take better care of our health during extreme heat.
September 14, 2021 | CNN Audio | Featured: June T. Spector View

COVID-19 testing and vaccination options for the UW community
September 13, 2021 | UW Daily | Featured: Marilyn C. Roberts View