Call for real climate action not 'greenwashing' from big polluters
As investors become increasingly attuned to the financial risks of climate change inaction, big polluters are keen to put their carbon credentials up in lights.
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Air Pollution Takes a Global Toll on Heart Health
Researchers calculate that 14 percent of all cardiovascular events and 8 percent of cardiovascular deaths are attributable to air pollution.
2 days ago - NY Times
Climate Change Can Negatively Impact Pregnant Moms And Babies
Climate change affects all aspects of our lives, whether we realize it or not. It permeates every facet of the Earth, which means it's directly affecting us in our daily lives...
5 days ago - Scary Mommy
Accused toxic fire polluter avoids court appearance due to COVID-19
A man linked to one of the worst industrial fires in Melbourne's recent history has avoided a court hearing into the massive stockpile of chemical waste that sparked blaze.
5 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
'Windswept, polluted wall of development': Council's plans for North Shore village spark concern
North Sydney Council is divided over plans for Military Road.
7 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Toxic metallic air pollution nanoparticles found inside myocardial mitochondria of city dwellers
Toxic metallic air pollution nanoparticles are getting inside the crucial, energy-producing structures within the hearts of people living in polluted cities, causing cardiac...
8 days ago - News Medical
New platform helps investigate harmful effects of microplastics and nanoplastics
Plastic pollution is a critical environmental issue facing the world today, yet the impact of all the microplastics and nanoplastics that have seeped into the food and beverage...
9 days ago - News Medical
Air pollution, heat exposure linked to pregnancy-related risks
A systematic review showed that “common environmental exposures exacerbated by climate change” - namely, air pollution and heat exposure - are significantly associated with...
9 days ago - Healio
US transfers care for towns polluted with asbestos to state
Montana regulators are taking over maintenance of an environmental cleanup in two northwestern Montana towns where lung-damaging asbestos contamination has been blamed in...
10 days ago - ABC News
Air pollution may lead to interstitial lung diseases
More research must be done to investigate the role of air pollution on the epigenome in patients with interstitial lung diseases , in order to develop strategies that minimize...
11 days ago - News Medical
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COVID-19 in Odisha: 595 New Coronavirus Cases
In the last 24 hours, Odisha's COVID-19 tally reached 13,121 even as three more deaths due to the virus were reported, the Health Department said on Sunday.
New study shows hydroxychloroquine reduces COVID-19 deaths; Trump urges FDA...
President Trump is calling on the Food and Drug Administration to take action on hydroxychloroquine in light of a new study that shows the drug can reduce the mortality rate in...
CT Useless for COVID-19 Diagnosis, Study Affirms
Pneumonia from COVID-19 and from influenza could not be distinguished on CT scans, even with help from artificial intelligence software, a study from China showed. "We found no...
As coronavirus surges in Hong Kong, mysterious pneumonia hits Kazakhstan...
Even as one of Asia's major financial hubs braces for a resurgence of Wuhan coronavirus cases, a potential new threat looms as a deadly new pneumonia has broken out in the...
COVID-19 Cases in India Near 8.5 Lakh
In India, coronavirus cases have neared 8.5 lakh and death toll climbed to 22,674.
Letter from the Editor: Infections and deaths from COVID-19 in meat, poultry...
Opinion When Saul Sanchez, a 78-year old “green hat” supervisor at the JBS beef plant in Greeley, CO, died from COVID-19 this past April 7, nobody was thinking he might be the...
Fat Cell Hormone can Boost Potential of Stem Cell Therapy
Adiponectin, a hormone derived from fat cells, improves mesenchymal stem cell-based treatment of heart failure, finds a new study.
Another coronavirus death recorded in Wales and seven new cases
The latest Public Health Wales figures were revealed as holiday businesses in Wales started to re-open
Study Says COVID-19 Left 147 Million People Unemployed Globally
Coronavirus pandemic has made 147 million people unemployed, revealed new study. While some regions, such as China and the US, have experienced greater direct economic effects...
PM Narendra Modi Directs For Real-Time Monitoring Of COVID-19 Situation
Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave the direction during a COVID-19 review meeting he chaired to take stock of the coronavirus situation across the country and the preparedness...