DEOHS Newsroom

In the news

How dangerous is the UK coronavirus variant?
January 29, 2021 | KING-5 News | Featured: Peter Rabinowitz View

Do face mask sprays actually work to protect against the coronavirus?
January 28, 2021 | Huffington Post | Featured: John Meschke View

Can I still spread COVID-19 after getting vaccinated?
January 26, 2021 | KING-5 News | Featured: Peter Rabinowitz View

UW study finds that environmental inequities contribute to COVID-19 racial disparities
January 25, 2021 | UW Daily | Featured: Stephanie Farquhar View

Length of immunity after getting COVID-19 vaccine remains unclear
January 24, 2021 | KING-5 News | Featured: Peter Rabinowitz View

Why the US rejoining the Paris climate accord matters at home and abroad — 5 scholars explain
January 22, 2021 | The Conversation | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Experts share which masks are most effective against new COVID-19 strain
January 21, 2021 | New York Post | Featured: Martin A. Cohen View

A new investigation about who’s getting sick from heat-related illness should be a wake-up call for America
January 19, 2021 | Mother Jones | Featured: Howard Frumkin View

Some Winter Outdoor Dining Venues Invite COVID-19 Risk
January 18, 2021 | Public News Service | Featured: Marissa Baker View

HEAL Act, “the cornerstone of any environmental policy," makes its way through Legislature
January 18, 2021 | South Seattle Emerald | Featured: DEOHS work on the Washington Environmental Health Disparities Mapping Project View

Rising temperatures linked to poorer diets for children, says global study
January 14, 2021 | The Independent | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

COVID-19 in the wastewater: UW researchers track silent spreader in sewage
January 11, 2021 | Q-13 Fox News | Featured: John Meschke View

When it comes to COVID-19 risk, what counts as ‘outdoor’ dining?
January 11, 2021 | Popular Science | Featured: Marissa Baker View

What is this new COVID-19 variant?
January 11, 2021 | UW Daily | Featured: Peter Rabinowitz View

Podcast: Health care take note: Every greenhouse gas emission matters
December 22, 2020 | Health Affairs | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View