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The Toxic Smog Cloud Hanging Over Shanghai Looks Just As Bad As It Sounds

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

Shanghai is notorious for its terrible air quality, but the smog in this Chinese metropolis just hit absurd levels. The government's air pollution mon...

How To Stay Safe And Healthy At The Beach This Summer

Posted 06.26.2013 | Healthy Living

By Eric Bricker for U.S. News Every year, millions of Americans flock to the beach as a fun, low-cost way to escape the summer heat for a few hours...

5 Health Risks You Shouldn't Take

Posted 03.14.2013 | OWN

By Dr. Mehmet Oz The great thing about science: Constant new discoveries have the potential to help us live longer, healthier lives. The not-so...

Ancient Ash From 1912 Novarupta Explosion Swept Into Alaska Air by Strong Winds

AlaskaDispatch.com | Posted 01.01.2013 | Green
AlaskaDispatch.com

Strong winds swept old ash from the largest volcanic eruption of the 20th century into the atmosphere Tuesday, creating flight hazards across the Gulf of Alaska and Kodiak Island, the second-largest island in the U.S.

Barefoot Running Shoe Sparks Lawsuit

Reuters | Posted 08.18.2012 | Business

By Jessica Dye NEW YORK, June 18 (Reuters) - A New York man has sued a unit of Adidas AG, claiming he was duped about the potential f...

A Holiday Wish for Healthy Children in a Healthy World

Nancy Chuda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Nancy Chuda

In the eighties, we knew very little about the dangers of living with and around chemicals, and even less about the compounded exposures due to their cumulative effects.