Environment

This chemical in drinking water linked to tooth decay

In a new study, researchers found that higher concentrations of a certain chemical in drinking water are linked to cavities. The research was conducted by...

High-fiber diet may protect your health from pollutants

In a new study, researchers found that a diet high in fiber may reverse the adverse effects that environmental toxins have on health. The research...

This stuff in air could increase heart disease risk

In a new study, researchers found that in addition to harmful gases such as carbon monoxide, air pollution contains tiny particles may lead to...

Air pollution can have heart-stopping harm

In a new study, researchers found that there is an increased risk of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) even from short-term exposure to low concentrations...

Air pollution may trigger small heart attacks in hours

In a new study, researchers found that even a few hours' exposures to ambient ultrafine particles common in air pollution may potentially trigger a...

2019 was the second hottest year on record, shows new study

According to independent analyses by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Earth's global surface temperatures in 2019 were the second warmest...

Air pollution in childhood may increase schizophrenia risk

Air pollution affects physical health, and new research results now conclude that it also affects our psychological health. In a new study, researchers found that...

BPA-free products could harm your heart functions

In a new study, researchers found that common Bisphenol A (BPA) replacement, bisphenol S (BPS), can hinder heart function within minutes of a single...

Air pollution can worsen your bone health

Some of the effects of air pollution on health are well documented -lung cancer, stroke, respiratory diseases, and long etcetera- but for others, there...

Living near green space may help lower risk of obesity

In a new study, researchers found that living less than 300 meters from green space may help lower the risk of excess weight or...