Author: Molly Rauch

Molly RauchAs public health policy director, Molly Rauch develops clean air campaigns, creates educational resources, manages media outreach, cultivates partnerships and collaborations with other organizations, and writes about public health, science, and policy. She lives with her family in Washington, DC, where she serves on the District of Columbia’s Commission on Climate Change and Resiliency. Her writing on environmental health has appeared in Goodhousekeeping.com, Parents.com, and Huffington Post, among other publications. A native New Yorker, she holds a master’s degree in public health.

Toxics Bill Fails The Mom Test

BY ON May 27, 2014
What do shower curtains, cleaning products, couches, crafting supplies, and cooking pans have in common? Untested chemicals. Store shelves are full of products that contain untested chemicals, products whose ingredients may or may not harm the brains, hormones, lungs, metabolism and the who-knows-what-else of our...

TOPICS: Toxics

What Is Mother Love?

BY ON May 8, 2014
I thought I could never love anything as much as I loved my newborn first baby, my daughter, a piece of my heart beating outside of my own body. But then I had another baby, and then another, and each time it amazed me what my heart was...

TOPICS: Heart Health, MCAF News, Motherhood