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Aug 31, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
As much of the U.S. West is experiencing wildfires, learn how these blazes can affect your health.
Aug 20, 2015 08:49 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
While the radioactivity is low, the element's chemical properties pose a health risk.
Aug 14, 2015 12:29 PM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
Nearly 40 percent of people in China are regularly exposed to air that would be considered unhealthy by American and European standards. Continue reading →
Aug 15, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The EPA's spill of toxic mine waste into the Animas River spawns conspiracy theories. Continue reading →
May 22, 2015 03:07 PM ET // Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience.com
An extract made from a plant that is used in traditional Chinese medicine may help with weight loss.
May 15, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The newly-discovered explanation for some spikes in ground-level ozone levels could enable forecasters to warn people months in advance. Continue reading →
Apr 28, 2015 11:26 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Run-off from coal-tar based sealants are hazardous to marine life, new government studies find, and can damage DNA and the ability to repair the damage. Continue reading →
Apr 2, 2015 04:32 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The answer may not actually be blowing in the wind, but drug-immune bacteria apparently are. Continue reading →
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