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Innovative microfluidic device simplifies study of blood cells, opens new organ-on-chip possibilities

Innovative microfluidic device simplifies study of blood cells, opens new organ-on-chip possibilities

Study finds large disparities in U.S. drinking water guidelines

Study finds large disparities in U.S. drinking water guidelines

Study addresses continued challenges of lead poisoning prevention

Study addresses continued challenges of lead poisoning prevention

New outbreak of rare eye disease identified in contact lens wearers

New outbreak of rare eye disease identified in contact lens wearers

Polio returns to Papua New Guinea

Polio returns to Papua New Guinea

Researchers examine blood lead concentrations of Flint children before and after water crisis

Researchers examine blood lead concentrations of Flint children before and after water crisis

Warning on the “raw water” drinking trend

Warning on the “raw water” drinking trend

Excessive fluoride from some teas can damage bones and cause many health effects

Excessive fluoride from some teas can damage bones and cause many health effects

AMA votes to adopt new policies for improving health of the nation

AMA votes to adopt new policies for improving health of the nation

FSU researcher draws link between impact of climate change and untreated water on childhood GI illness

FSU researcher draws link between impact of climate change and untreated water on childhood GI illness

Study shows increasing healthcare costs for infections linked to premise plumbing pathogens

Study shows increasing healthcare costs for infections linked to premise plumbing pathogens

Reclaimed wastewater irrigated crops expose consumers to minute quantities of anti-epileptic drug

Reclaimed wastewater irrigated crops expose consumers to minute quantities of anti-epileptic drug

WHO and health cluster partners cope with health needs of internally displaced persons in South Sudan

WHO and health cluster partners cope with health needs of internally displaced persons in South Sudan

Legal-Bay reports that death toll from Legionnaires' disease outbreak in South Bronx rises to 7

Legal-Bay reports that death toll from Legionnaires' disease outbreak in South Bronx rises to 7

Study provides insights into the cause of irritable bowel syndrome

Study provides insights into the cause of irritable bowel syndrome

New method identifies harmful bacteria levels on recreational beaches

New method identifies harmful bacteria levels on recreational beaches

WHO committed to helping Nepal deliver health care to its citizens, says WHO South-East Asia Regional Director

WHO committed to helping Nepal deliver health care to its citizens, says WHO South-East Asia Regional Director

Virginia Tech researchers call for critical review of EPA's secondary standards for drinking water

Virginia Tech researchers call for critical review of EPA's secondary standards for drinking water

NJIT, Drexel and Rowan join forces to tackle water problems in the region

NJIT, Drexel and Rowan join forces to tackle water problems in the region

New methods for detection of fecal pollution in Norwegian watercourses

New methods for detection of fecal pollution in Norwegian watercourses