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When can I go to a bar again after being fully vaccinated?
April 9, 2021 | Verywell Health | Featured: Peter Rabinowitz View

A better way to boil: comparing methods of purifying water at home
April 9, 2021 | Environmental Health Perspectives | Featured: Karen Levy View

School of Public Health hosts webinar to discuss the pandemic's impact on food security
April 9, 2021 | UW Daily | Featured: Jennifer Otten View

A lush lawn without pesticides
April 6, 2021 | Consumer Reports | Featured: Sheela Sathyanarayana View

Opinion: Let's call it what it is--pollute and trade
April 4, 2021 | South Seattle Emerald | Featured: Washington Environmental Health Disparities map developed by DEOHS and our partners View

What will the summer be like? 9 infectious disease experts share their plans
April 2, 2021 | TODAY Health | Featured: Gerard A. Cangelosi View

Disaster research response experts share insights for pandemic
April 1, 2021 | NIEHS Environmental Factor | Featured: Nicole Errett View

Climate change has direct negative impacts on farmworker health
March 30, 2021 | The Counter | Featured: Howard Frumkin View

Commentary: Your climate and air depend on clean fuels
March 30, 2021 | Northwest Asian Weekly | Featured: References two air pollution studies led by DEOHS researchers View

UW-led digital maps show disparities in climate impacts
March 29, 2021 | UW Daily | Featured: DEOHS research consultant Esther Min View

89% of King County residents are wearing masks in public, UW study finds
March 29, 2021 | KING-5 News | Featured: Martin A. Cohen, Marissa Baker View

Seattle Restaurant Week returns for the second time during the pandemic — here’s how to navigate it with COVID-19 cases again on the rise
March 27, 2021 | Seattle Times | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Seattle restaurants can now increase seating capacity to 50%, but some restaurateurs say they’re waiting
March 22, 2021 | Seattle Times | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Washington ‘HEAL’ Act would steer key state agencies toward environmental justice
March 22, 2021 | KNKX | Featured: Washington Environmental Health Disparities map developed by DEOHS and our partners View

Disaster planners face a new normal: simultaneous catastrophes
March 20, 2021 | Forbes | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View