The Bliss of “Flow States” + Other Stories
Every week, we corral the best wellness stories from around the internet—just in time for your weekend bookmarking. This week: good reason to take a closer look at ingredient lists, how climate change is contributing to a new health risk, and a somber look at racial health disparities in America.
The New York Times
The government recently rolled back regulations on potentially dangerous chemicals, making it even more important to pay attention to ingredient lists.
Increased Deaths and Illnesses from Inhaling Airborne Dust: An Understudied Impact of Climate Change
Climate change may present a new health risk: dust-born diseases. As dust levels increase, diseases are spreading more quickly, leading to a rise in premature deaths.
In this heart-wrenching story, reporter Olga Khazan follows the deteriorating health of one Baltimore woman.