Scientific American – Trump’s EPA puts our health at risk

It’s common sense: the environment matters to our health.

NPR – Researchers study thousands of ticks collected by the people they bit

Could the tick that just bit you carry a pathogen that causes Lyme disease or another ailment? If you’re worried, you could ship the offending bug to a private testing service to find out.

CBS News – CDC warning on Kellogg’s Honey Smacks: “Do not eat this cereal”

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a popular Kellogg’s cereal has been linked to a salmonella outbreak that has infected 100 people in 33 states.

American Council on Science and Health – Sunscreen alone not enough for the fair-skinned, study finds

For fair-skinned folks, the results of a new study can be taken as some worthy advice: applying sunscreen alone doesn’t provide enough protection from sunburn.

CNN – More than 100 people ill from parasite possibly linked to McDonald’s salads

The Illinois and Iowa health departments are investigating outbreaks of a parasite that causes intestinal illness and might be linked to McDonald’s salads, both states said Thursday.