Over the past decade, the Pennsylvania countryside has become a hotbed of fracking. Many families—mostly poor and rural—have no idea what living near fracking wells, pipelines, and compressor stations means for their health.
Baltimore is piloting new software aimed at identifying gun trafficking patterns and illegal firearms sales. Developed by the advocacy group Everytown For Gun Safety, the Gun Trafficking Intelligence Platform works as a “flashlight” for gun crime patterns. It combines…
88% of the 2.5 million COVID-19 deaths take place in countries where a majority of adults are classified as overweight, according to a new
Some long-haul COVID-19 patients are reporting post-jab improvements.
At least 14 people have died of an unidentified flu-like illness in Kasongo-Lunda, in the DRC province of Kwango,
“Unacceptable”: More than 430 million people globally live with serious, unaddressed, and often preventable hearing loss, according to the WHO’s first-ever
The Biden administration moved up the US vaccination schedule by 2 months yesterday, promising enough doses to vaccinate all US adults by May’s end,
The P.1 COVID-19 variant first discovered in Brazil is highly infectious and may be able to evade the natural immune response, according to an initial, not-yet-peer-reviewed assessment,
A decade after the start of the Syrian civil war, a “Syrian PTSD crisis” has taken hold, according to a
Even as they were making countless sacrifices during the pandemic, health workers were targeted in 1,100+ attacks last year, according to a