Shell to Trump administration:...

Mar 15, 2019 by

When the EPA and the Department of Interior announced plans to scrap Obama-era regulations to curb methane leaks last year, they were transparent about their rationale — they wanted to help the oil and gas industry.

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Your Environment Is Cleaner. Y...

Mar 12, 2019 by

A century ago, British scientists suggested a link between increased hygiene and allergic conditions — the first hint that our immune systems are becoming improperly “trained.”

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EPA’s plan to regulate chemica...

Mar 4, 2019 by

Political and social factors, as well as pressure from industry, can lead to wide disparities in exposure, with some communities protected and others left vulnerable.

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New Medicare for All Act sets ...

Feb 28, 2019 by

“This Medicare for All bill really makes it clear what we mean when we say ‘Medicare for All.’”

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Climate Change Isn’t Just Fryi...

Feb 18, 2019 by

“We kind of lose our cool.”

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Here’s what ‘Medicare for All’...

Feb 13, 2019 by

As the health care debate heats up, it’s time to be clear about what Medicare for All is and what it is not. Medicare for All does not mean giving…

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Organic for All: New study sho...

Feb 13, 2019 by

“Everyone has the right to clean organic food. That is a human right.”

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Is employer-sponsored insuranc...

Feb 7, 2019 by

Company insurance is deeply entrenched and poses a big challenge to Medicare-for-all — but costs for those plans are on the rise.

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Our plastics, our selves

Feb 6, 2019 by

What’s plastic doing to our bodies? This all-female team is investigating.

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Healthcare Disparities and Dia...

Feb 4, 2019 by

More people than ever before depend on the federal government for health insurance in the form of Medicare, Medicaid, or the Children’s Health Insurance Program.  Despite this, political debate constantly rages around whether or not to expand or reduce the government’s role in healthcare…

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Photo essay: The military is p...

Feb 4, 2019 by

But the Pentagon assumes no liability and refuses to pay for cleaning up the contamination it has caused.

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Millennials Are Getting More O...

Feb 4, 2019 by

Cancers usually seen in the elderly are becoming more and more common among younger people.

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Senator Sanders asks why drug,...

Feb 4, 2019 by

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders sent a letter to Catalyst Pharmaceuticals on Monday asking it to justify its decision to charge $375,000 annually for a medication that for years has been available to patients for free.

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Trump’s EPA Refuses to Limit t...

Feb 4, 2019 by

The Trump Administration’s Environmental Protection Agency does not plan to set a legal limit for two nasty chemicals that lurk in some US drinking water, Politico reported this week. 

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Robert F. Kennedy Jr Explains ...

Feb 2, 2019 by

The Facts:Robert F. Kennedy Jr emphasizes how pharmaceutical companies have a large hand in how the American government creates healthcare policy and recommendations.

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The Vaccine Information War: G...

Feb 2, 2019 by

WHO, Pharma, Gates & Government: Who’s Calling the Shots?

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The largest-ever U.S. fentanyl...

Feb 1, 2019 by

The truck was transporting cucumbers, but something much more dangerous was hidden inside: fentanyl, the extremely potent narcotic that has contributed to the epidemic of overdose deaths in the United States in recent years.

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Even groundwater is contaminat...

Feb 1, 2019 by

This could mean we’re drinking our plastic waste.

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A California Naval base shutte...

Jan 31, 2019 by

Across the U.S., the military has closed hundreds of bases, often leaving behind a toxic legacy. In San Francisco, the Navy and city grapple with a cleanup 22 years after the closure of Treasure Island Naval Station.

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Lead and arsenic found in almo...

Jan 31, 2019 by

For some of the juices – all from well-known brands – drinking just 4 ounces a day is enough to cause concern.

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Still Toxic After All These Ye...

Jan 30, 2019 by

Nearly a quarter-century after winning millions from PG&E, the ‘Erin Brockovich’ town continues its fight for clean water.

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How to build a Medicare-for-al...

Jan 28, 2019 by

Jacob Hacker explains Medicare for America.

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The vape company Juul said it ...

Jan 25, 2019 by

A new analysis of Juul’s marketing campaign suggests it targeted youth from its inception.

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Will this human dressed as a r...

Jan 24, 2019 by

In the wild world of U.S. politics, it isn’t unusual for elected officials to use props to illustrate their points. As you might recall, Republican Oklahoma Senator Jim Inhofe brought a snowball onto the Senate floor to argue against the validity of global warming.

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Canada’s new food guide ...

Jan 23, 2019 by

The authors refused to use any industry-backed studies and the result is a guide that differs dramatically from past ones.

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I decided to take a year off f...

Jan 23, 2019 by

When my dad connected our family computer to the Internet in 1992, all I saw were green letters on a black screen.

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5G ROLL-OUT: An Ongoing Nation...

Jan 19, 2019 by

THIS IS BY FAR THE BIGGEST THREAT TO HUMANITY AND ALL LIFE ON EARTH AND THE PLANET EARTH ITSELF. THIS A NATIONAL PLANETARY EMERGENCY!

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San Rafael residents take pre-...

Jan 19, 2019 by

LET THIS INSPIRE OTHER COMMUNITIES TO FIGHT BACK ON THIS TRULY SICKENING ISSUE

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The Lack of Legal Precedent fo...

Jan 19, 2019 by

Vaccine Mandates Results Don’t Safeguard Children’s Rights or Health: How Did We Get Here?

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Secret ‘Rebate Trap’ Strategy ...

Jan 18, 2019 by

Big brands give rebates to insurers, who jack up the price for patients—who can’t get cheaper drugs unless they shoulder a bigger copay or buy them with no help from insurance.

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