CNN – Death rates climbing among young and middle-age US adults

Death rates appear to be rising among young and middle-age adults in the United States, according to a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics.

U.S. News & World Report – Air pollution tied to 30,000 U.S. deaths

Even counties that met national standards were adversely affected by fine particulate matter, a new study finds.

STAT – WHO, preparing for the worst, makes plans for reduced doses of Ebola vaccine

The World Health Organization is drawing up plans to use reduced doses of Ebola vaccine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the event that supplies in the long-running outbreak run short, according to the head of the WHO’s health emergencies programs.

STAT – Health websites are notoriously misleading. So we rated their reliability

NewsGuard has rated and provided “Nutrition Labels” for the nearly 3,000 news and information websites that account for 96% of engagement online in the U.S.

Futurism – Climate change may have prepared this superbug to kill humans

While the majority of those relatives couldn’t tolerate the body temperatures of mammals, including humans, C. auris had no such issues.