Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTExperts have created a shortlist of environmental factors that may contribute to our risk of developing dementia.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTMore sophisticated methods may be required to assess the accumulation and wider impact of human and veterinary pharmaceuticals within the aquatic environment, scientists have said.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 09:00:00 PDTResearchers have discovered a swallowing mechanism that makes drinking excess water difficult, suggesting we should only drink when we are thirsty.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PDTA study led by researchers at the IMIM (Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute) and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) has analysed the number of persistent organic pollutants (POPs)...
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTA vast amount of data has been analyzed as part of the Global Burden Of Disease 2015, providing importantl information on illness and disease worldwide.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTIn a joint partnership, Label GMOs Napa County and the Napa County Green Party did what the U.S.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTMarasmus is a form of malnutrition, caused by a shortage of protein and calories in the body. Learn more about its causes, symptoms, and treatment.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTA specific strain of the fungus, Fusarium oxysporum, circulates in the water distribution systems of five French hospitals, in two widely separated cities.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTCoffee is one of the most popular drinks in the U.S., which makes for a perky population - but it also creates a lot of used grounds.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTAntibiotic resistance may be contributing to a trend in rising healthcare costs for infections associated with disease-causing bacteria that can live inside drinking water distribution systems...
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDTExposure to air pollution at the place of residence increases the risk of developing insulin resistance as a pre-diabetic state of type 2 diabetes.
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers at the Ca' Foscari University of Venice and the Institute for the dynamics of environmental processes of the National Research Council (CNR - IDPA) have been investigating the canals to...
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTLevels of air pollution are high in traffic jams and at traffic-light controlled intersections. Closing the windows and turning off the fan can help.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDTFindings from a new study, reported in the journal mBio, may help food companies improve the quality of dairy products.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 09:00:00 PDTExposure to organochlorines - chemicals banned in the U.S. in the 1970s - in pregnancy may increase offspring's autism risk by 80 percent, study finds.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDTAntibiotic resistant E. coli has been found in multiple drinking water supplies in France. The resistance counters the critically important cephalosporin antibiotics.
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTWildfires threaten more than land and homes. The smoke they produce contains fine particles (PM2.5) that can poison the air for hundreds of miles.
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 09:00:00 PDTA fall in canine fertility has been linked with contaminants in the environment and in pet food. Findings mirror trends in declining human sperm quality.
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDTUnsafe levels of toxic chemicals linked to the development of cancer were found in drinking water serving 6 million people in the United States.
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 02:00:00 PDTNew research from North Carolina State University connects several pesticides commonly used by farmers with both allergic and non-allergic wheeze, which can be a sensitive marker for early airway...
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDTSchistosomiasis (also known as snail fever) affects more than 250 million people worldwide.
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers reveal how odors emitted by chickens repel mosquitoes. The discovery could lead to new strategies to protect humans against malaria.
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 03:00:00 PDTLondon's Great Smog of 1952 resulted in thousands of premature deaths and even more people becoming ill.
Tue, 05 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDTAn unprecedented alliance of leading scientists, health professionals, and children's and environmental health advocates agree for the first time that today's scientific evidence supports a link...
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDTWhile air pollution is known to cause respiratory and cardiovascular diseases, a new study indicates that it also likely causes damage to the kidneys.