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Aug 10, 2020

Pregnant women exposed to soot from jet engines were at increased risk of giving birth prematurely.

Living near an airport may increase the risk for preterm birth, a new study has found. Read More

Aug 5, 2020
On the anniversary of the Aug. 6 2012 Chevron Richmond fire that nearly killed 19 workers and sent 15,000 in search of medical care,  Read More
Jul 22, 2020

A study from the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health has found that pregnant women exposed to high levels of ultrafine particles from jet airplane exhaust are 14% more likely to have a preterm Read More

Jun 16, 2020

Air pollution is one of the world’s top 10 health threats, and now scientists can enlist satellites, but also citizens and their devices to help fight it.


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Jun 11, 2020

“The ports are an environmental justice issue,” says Yifang Zhu, an air pollution expert at UCLA Fielding School of Public Health. “The nearby communities are exposed to so many pollutants from Read More

May 31, 2020

“People think the outdoor air in cities is not that great, but usually the indoor air is worse” says Yifang Zhu, an air pollution researcher at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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May 27, 2020

On May 5, 2020, Dr. Linda Delp of COEH and Director of UCLA LOSH, spoke with other leading public health voices in "FIELDING FOCS: Public Health in a Pandemic: COVID-1 & Vulnerable Populations Read More

May 20, 2020

Extended bike lanes and wider sidewalks are among solutions to keep car traffic down as people continue to avoid public transit

When cities put stay-at-home orders in place, traffic Read More