Heatwave Exposure Linked to Increased Risk of Preterm Birth in California

A new study at UC San Diego, published February 11, 2020, found that exposure to heatwaves during the last week of pregnancy was strongly linked to an increased risk of preterm delivery – the hotter the temperature or the longer the heatwave, the greater the risk.

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Off-grid sanitation systems show promise, despite toilet paper

Systems approaching viability in field tests of Duke-led Gates Foundation ‘reinvent the toilet’ project

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