The Lancet focused their latest report on the effects of climate change on children’s health, asking, “Who is going to be the most vulnerable?”
This is the full text of the testimony of Heather McTeer Toney, Moms Clean Air Force’s National Field Director, in support of strengthening the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards.
Studies of mothers in southern states like Texas are showing that infants are at risk for long-term climate change related health issues. Here’s why.
New scientific research shows that families benefit from eating organic after just one week. Get the details from our report.
Learn about the increase in congenital heart defects experts expect as more pregnant women are exposed to extreme heat during the early weeks of pregnancy.
Read about Mercury and Air Toxics Standards reducing mercury levels in the environment and improving public health at a much lower cost than anticipated.
Read about the WHO Global Conference on Air Pollution and Health, dedicated to reducing air pollution and promoting climate safety.
Learn about a stunning new paper that links infant mortality and low birth weight to pollution and what the authors say are “pre-polluted babies”.
Read the Moms Clean Air Force interview with advocate Kalishia Mitchell, who discusses mental health, climate change, and social justice.
Read about a new study linking exposure to chemicals used in fracking to a large number of serious health risks for children.
Learn about a new study that links ADHD to a specific prenatal air pollutant and chronic stresses like those associated with poverty.
Read how a determined mother researched the Superfund site near her family’s home and how their experience brought them to a new home.