All articles related to "Joseph Gardner Allen":

Battling a 'superbug'

In this week’s podcast: The "superbug" that is igniting new concerns over antibiotic resistance, plus the common chemicals linked to health problems in women, and the global toll of slavery.

Unhealthy environment blamed for quarter of deaths worldwide

A new report from the World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that 12.6 million deaths each year—nearly one in four—are caused by environmental hazards such as air pollution, water pollution and unsafe working conditions. The report found that unhealthy environments…

How the environment affects our health

From polluted air outdoors to bland workspaces indoors, the environment can negatively impact both our physical and mental health, according to three Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health experts who spoke October 5, 2015 in Harvard’s Geographical…