Carbon dioxide poses threat to maternal and child health for millions of people, says UW co-author of study.
"The default response after a major disaster is often to rebuild as quickly as possible. This typically means replicating what existed before the storm.
The EPA awards UW nearly $3 million to continue studying how air pollution contributes to cardiovascular disease.
The key to reducing firearm deaths in the United States is to understand and reduce exposure to the cause, just like in any epidemic, and in this case that is guns.
Hurricane Harvey left many people in need emergency health care in the Houston area.
UW leads an effort to research the health benefits of contact with nature
UW scientist co-chairs gathering; attendees represent diverse global group
Certain illnesses in household pets could be warnings of household or neighborhood toxic exposures to people.
Certain groups of immigrants tend to be healthier than people born in the United States. Some of that paradoxical health advantage might carry over to the infants of foreign-born women.
The University of Washington has begun a yearlong partnership with the City of Auburn under the new Livable City Year program.