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Breaking Down Modern Agriculture (Pt. 1)

          “As important as it is to understand the community health aspect related to Industrialized Agriculture; it is equally important to understand the environmental component because current Federal Policy groups agricultural funding with conservation and restoration efforts” 1,880 more words

Agriculture

The Lead Contamination Crisis in Flint, Michigan: A Joint Statement from NACCHO and ASTHO

The lead poisoning crisis in Flint, Michigan touches on almost every aspect in the daily life of a health department: lead poisoning, water quality, health equity, reproductive health, and other social, political, and environmental impacts. 194 more words

Environmental Health

How a baseball-sized tumor woke me up to the dangers of everyday chemicals

On a crisp fall afternoon a few years ago, I visited an orthopedist to have him look into some twinges I had been feeling in my left leg. 867 more words

Vita

VITA

When humanity holds the future of life, as we know it, in their hands…

 let’s hold life with love…

 

Environmental Health

Skidaway

Bambino, Joe and I decided to explore Skidaway Island State Park this weekend in our ongoing outside adventures. Every weekend I try to find a dog friendly park that has a few different hiking trails anywhere from 1-6 miles long to take the family to. 376 more words

Environmental Health

Environmental Reasoning is a Good Place to Start

 Welcome to my first ever blog site and post. I should let you know from the beginning that I have a bad habit of speaking from the heart, backing up my words with facts, and caring about nature. 782 more words

Environment

A Plastic Planet

In a study published in Anthropocene[1], researchers from the University of Leicester found that the surface of our planet (a closed eco-system) is being significantly altered by man-made materials. 608 more words

Human Rights