Friday, February 3, 2023

Hundreds of thousands more U.S. service members exposed to toxic forever chemicals than DOD...

“It’s not just that they purposefully underestimated how many service members were exposed… it’s that they didn’t tell anyone.”

Our health care system is broken—fixing it is not hard

If only the health care system received the same treatment that military spending gets from politicians and the public.

Why the US is losing the fight to ban toxic chemicals

The flaws of the American chemical regulatory apparatus run deeper than funding or the decisions of the last presidential administration.

Pesticide industry ‘helped write’ disinformation playbook used by Big Oil and Big Tobacco, report...

New analysis sheds light on key tactics Monsanto used to distort science and spin the narrative in defense of its herbicide product.

We just can’t wait for world leaders to fix our broken food system

When global leaders won’t save our food system, cities take the lead.

Why does our skin wrinkle in water?

Mark Changizi’s study offers a scientific and anthropological explanation for a phenomenon many take for granted.

Inequality kills. But we can stop the killing.

So argues a gripping new book from an activist physician who’s helped divine the keys to long and healthy life.

The US promised tribes they would always have fish, but the fish they have...

Oregon Public Broadcasting and ProPublica did our own testing, and we found what public health agencies have not: Native tribes in the Columbia River Basin face a disproportionate risk of toxic exposure through their most important food.

FDA approves lab-grown chicken for first time

The FDA's approval determined that a California company's lab-grown meat is safe to eat, but will need to go to the United States Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service next.

How union solidarity improves everyone’s health care

"People want to see us being treated well so they’re treated well. We were fighting for everyone.”