Monsanto has been slapped with another slew of cancer lawsuits over its most popular pesticide as the debate over the health risks of glyphosate rages on. Los Angeles-based law firm Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman
Officials are considering releasing genetically modified mosquitoes in Houston as part of the fight against the insects known to carry diseases such as the Zika virus. The Houston Chronicle reports that Harris County, Texas, officials
Rates of colorectal cancer, which overall have been declining for decades in the United States, are instead rising sharply among young and middle-aged adults, according to a new study that startled researchers and is sparking
For the fourth year in a row, highly pathogenic H7 avian flu has struck birds in the United States. A Lincoln County, Tenn., poultry farm that supplies Tyson Foods took the brunt of avian flu’s return,
The discovery of missing links between earthquake faults shows how a magnitude 7.4 earthquake could rupture in the same earthquake underneath Los Angeles, Orange and San Diego counties, a new study finds. Such an earthquake
An annual report by the Environmental Working Group found that nearly 70% of samples of 48 types of conventionally grown produce were contaminated with pesticide residues. That’s down 6.6 percentage points from last year. The
Many people who have sampled the latest seasonal Oreo creation are reporting some very colorful side effects. Peeps Oreos are vanilla Oreo cookies with a pink marshmallow flavored filling and bits of pink sugar. The
Planning to hit an outdoor pool or waterpark this summer? You may want to think again. The average public pool contains nearly 20 gallons of urine, according to research from the University of Alberta, Edmonton.