Forbes — The dangers of the mental health narrative when it comes to gun violence
People with diagnosed mental illnesses perpetuate less than 5% of violent crimes. They are much more likely to be victims of gun violence than to be instigators of it.

The New York Times — Climate change threatens the world’s food supply, United Nations warns
The world’s land and water resources are being exploited at “unprecedented rates,” a new U.N. report warns, which combined with climate change is putting dire pressure on the ability of humanity to feed itself.

CNN — FDA investigating 127 reports of seizures, neurological symptoms related to vaping
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has received 127 reports of seizures or other neurological symptoms possibly related to e-cigarettes.

Drug Topics — Florida declares hepatitis outbreak a public health emergency
Florida has declared a public health emergency in the wake of a hepatitis A outbreak in the state.

Public Health News Service — Congress considers new federal rules limiting excessive heat in workplace
New legislation would require the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to set standards for preventing excessive heat in the workplace for both outdoor and indoor workers.