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Seattle preps, braces for coming heat wave that is likely to break records
June 24, 2021 | KOMO News | Featured: June T. Spector View

Wildfire smoke: A burning health issue is getting worse
June 20, 2021 | Everett Herald | Featured: DEOHS alumni Annie Doubleday, Kaitlyn Kelly, Graeme Carvlin View

EPA chief reinstates science advisory board he dismantled
June 18, 2021 | Associated Press | Featured: Lianne Sheppard View

Explainer: What’s behind the heat wave in the American West?
June 17, 2021 | Associated Press | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

EPA announces new clean air advisors after firing Trump appointees
June 17, 2021 | The Hill | Featured: Lianne Sheppard View

Toss that garter. Tear off that mask. It's wedding season in a post-Covid world
June 15, 2021 | KUOW | Featured: Gerard A. Cangelosi View

UW Food Systems students tackle food security, food justice, and food sovereignty
June 14, 2021 | Nutrition | Featured: Yona Sipos View

A blueprint for preventing another pandemic: TIME polled 73 experts on how to mitigate the next health crisis. The responses offer a plan to build a more prepared world.
June 10, 2021 | TIME | Featured: Peter Rabinowitz View

More than a third of heat deaths are tied to climate change, study says
May 31, 2021 | New York Times | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Think like a virus to understand why the pandemic isn’t over yet – and what the US needs to do to help other countries
May 26, 2021 | The Conversation | Featured: Karen Levy View

Study finds alarming levels of ‘forever chemicals’ in US mothers’ breast milk
May 13, 2021 | The Guardian | Featured: Sheela Sathyanarayana View

How often should you change your towels?
May 13, 2021 | Self | Featured: John Meschke View

As pollen torments millions, it might be getting worse, and it’s poorly measured in America
May 8, 2021 | Philadelphia Inquirer | Featured: DEOHS Postdoctoral Researcher Fiona Lo View

Many cleaning products are labeled as eco-friendly, but how do we know what that means — and what it doesn't mean? Experts explain.
May 7, 2021 | NBC News | Featured: Nancy Simcox View

Seattle health expert says reaching herd immunity unlikely
May 6, 2021 | KING-5 News | Featured: Gerard A. Cangelosi View