Despite some efforts to address environmental issues, the public health concerns of communities living near California's Salton Sea have been largely overlooked.
Community & Public Health
Team of journalists investigating the infrastructure project.
A reporter asks why cosmetics in the U.S. are loaded with chemicals banned in other countries — and whether toxic exposures caused her breast cancer.
Calls are growing for the government to pay – and atone – for centuries of harm.
Author urges journalists to give voice to the experiences of young people as they struggle to recover from the crisis.
Mining's dangers and boom-bust cycles create health care challenges in small towns, exposing the vulnerability of mining communities and shedding light on broader rural health insurance issues.
The Trump administration’s final “public charge” rule has sown confusion among immigration communities who wonder if using public benefits will hurt their chances of becoming legal residents.
Undocumented Indian migrant farmworkers are at risk for diabetes, high blood pressure and heart problems, but lack access to health care.
Washington Post reporter Christopher Rowland is telling powerful narratives of older Americans who have been snared in our woefully deficient long-term care system.
That collective silence makes it easy to overlook the fact that many do not have access to the products they need.