Current Health News

August 13, 2013 - Issue 2551


Surprising Source of Arsenic in Your Drinking Water—Will EPA Take Steps to Protect Your Health?

Drinking Water

August 13, 2013

Most people don't realize how much arsenic is hidden in this thirst-quenching drink, or how it threatens their health. There are two ways it gets there and only one way to get it out...

Scientists Discover Fungicide and Pesticide Are Killing Bees―and It's Worse Than You Thought

Killing Bees

August 13, 2013

A first-of-its-kind study reveals a new serious threat to bees that has previously been assumed to be safe.