During the warmest months of the year, swimming is a great way to cool off and escape from every-day stress. Pools, lakes, rivers, oceans, and other bodies of water can provide people...Read Full Article
Almost 6 million U.S. homes have moderate to severe physical infrastructure problems—such as water leaks and intrusion; injury hazards; pests; and heating, plumbing, and electrical deficiencies. Also, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD’s) Office of Lead...Read Full Article
Risks are all around us. A nearby sneeze may raise your risk for catching the flu. Obesity boosts the odds you’ll get diabetes. Smoking increases your risk for many cancers. And if you pay attention to news headlines, you may worry that you’re at risk for food poisoning, Zika...Read Full Article
Inflated expectations of what they deserve doom many to disappointment, review of the data shows.
National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week is October 23-29, 2016
Nearly half a million children living in the United States have elevated blood lead levels that may cause...Read Full Article
What do you need to know about Zika? Check out these eight fast facts from CDC so you can better protect yourself and your family from Zika.
1. All pregnant women in the United States should be assessed for possible Zika virus exposure and signs or symptoms of Zika during each prenatal...Read Full Article