Last update:

Health news

Psychology & Psychiatry

Study suggests that living near green spaces reduces the risk of depression and anxiety

Over the past decades, a growing number of people have migrated to urban areas, while the size and population of rural areas have drastically declined. While parks and other green spaces are often viewed as beneficial for ...

Health

Health shocks driven by air pollution in Sao Paulo, Brazil found to disrupt health care as a result of limited capacity

Since developing countries have both lower levels of hospital infrastructure and serious health shocks driven by air pollution, how responsive are their health care systems to these health shocks? In a new study, researchers ...

Health

Biden admin issues rule protecting abortion privacy

President Joe Biden's administration announced a new rule Monday to protect the privacy of women who go out of their home state to have legal abortions, amid fears they could be prosecuted upon their return.