Tag:

environment

We’re all Pig-Pens

We all trail a personal cloud of bacteria, viruses, fungi, plant particles, chemicals and even microscopic animals.

Tackling Alzheimer’s disease

It is never too late to lower your risk factors for dementia, but the time to start is now.

Take your houseplant to work

Indoor foliage reduces stress, improves indoor air quality and increases productivity.

Fight through the smog

Researchers say cyclists and walkers who live in air-polluted cities should aim for optimal speeds.

Tidy home, healthy lungs

An environment with fewer pollutants will help keep childhood asthma in check—and reduce the need for medication.

Open invitation to binge?

Open floor plans are in style for today's kitchen—but they could encourage overeating by removing our barriers to food.

Zika: Why Brazil, why now?

Several factors—including economics, climate and population—are all likely contributors, experts say.

Voting with her fork

Sarah Chartier chose a vegan lifestyle for a healthier planet, and she feels healthier, too.

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