Tuesday, May 17, 2022

A pandemic of the poor

As we approach 1 million COVID-19 deaths, Americans in poorer counties have died at double the rate of wealthier counties.

Study detects microplastic in living human lungs for first time

In 11 out of 13 people sampled, a total of 39 microplastics were found in all regions of the lung.

The disgrace!!

The disgrace is only getting bolder. Wake up working stiffs!!

Two years in, we need to learn the lessons of this pandemic

It’s time we flex the power that comes with being essential and fight for a new economy that favors people, not just corporations.

6 things medical facilities managers can do to support health care employees and avoid...

Medical facility managers can help staff avoid this chain reaction by supporting their physical, mental, and emotional health.

‘Breakthrough results’: New study detects microplastic pollution in human blood for first time

While more studies need to be done to examine the direct effects of microplastics on the human body, researchers from the study warn microplastics can cause damage to human cells.

Two years in, we need to learn the lessons of this pandemic

America’s pre-existing condition when the pandemic hit is not a “normal” we should return to.

In world-historic first, microplastics detected in human blood

"We've choked this planet with plastic, from the highest mountains to the deepest oceans—and we've no idea at all about costs for public health," said a British lawmaker.