Living near fracking wells increases heart attack risks

  • May 13, 2021
Among the known health risks caused by living near fracking wells, scientists are adding heart attacks to the list. A…
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Trump weakened the ACA, people got scammed by junk insurance ‘designed to look like legitimate plans’

  • May 10, 2021
By Jenny Deam, ProPublica. This story was originally published by ProPublica. ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up…
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To solve racial gaps in health, racism is declared a public health crisis

  • April 23, 2021
By Paul K. Halverson The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has joined hundreds of cities and counties across the…
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‘A well-paying job translates to a longer life’: Raising minimum wage is a health issue

  • March 25, 2021
By Utibe Effiong Congress just missed one of its best shots at improving health when the Senate failed to advance…
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No parties yet, but the CDC says fully vaccinated people can gather with others who are also vaccinated

  • March 10, 2021
By William Petri If you’ve been vaccinated for COVID-19, is it safe to gather with friends and loved ones in…
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Experts are very confident the COVID vaccine won’t have long-term side-effects

  • March 2, 2021
By Samantha Carlson, Christopher Blyth, Lucy Deng, Margie Danchin, and Nicholas Wood As Australia’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout begins this week,…
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Weed withdrawal: More than half of people using medical cannabis for pain experience withdrawal symptoms

  • February 16, 2021
By Lara Coughlin In stark contrast to the overblown fears portrayed during decades past, these days, most people think cannabis…
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Fauci says children could be authorized to get COVID-19 vaccines by September

  • February 11, 2021
By Caroline Chen Children as young as first graders may be able to get the coronavirus vaccine by the time…
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‘I have never been so sick in my life’: Rebekah Jones exposes truth, is jailed, contracts COVID-19

  • January 20, 2021
Today, the United States welcomed a new President who vowed to lead with “science and truth.” Yet, the story of…
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