Blog

Our blog posts are short, evidence-based communications on topics of environmental health interest. Guest blogs offer perspectives on a variety of practice- and policy-related issues. Blogs are internally reviewed before posting and can be cited as suggested at the bottom of each entry.

NCCEH,  2021-07-13

This monthly Research Scan highlights recent environmental health publications by topic and…

Juliette O’Keeffe, Angela Eykelbosh,  2021-07-06

Humans spend approximately 80-90% of their time indoors and indoor air quality (IAQ) is a key…

Tina Chen,  2021-07-06

What is Shigella? Shigella are gram-negative bacteria belonging to the Enterobacteriaceae family…

Juliette O’Keeffe,  2021-06-16

More than a year and a half since COVID-19 became part of our vocabulary, we are still talking…

NCCEH,  2021-06-16

This monthly Research Scan highlights recent environmental health publications by topic and…

Anna Chow,  2021-06-16

During the COVID-19 pandemic, people around the world turned to growing food at home or within…

[Last Updated: February 2, 2021] SARS-CoV-2 and mink farming SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes…

Michael Lee,  2021-01-18

Managing the COVID-19 pandemic has been a major undertaking for public health agencies, and new…

Juliette O’Keeffe,  2021-01-15

Ventilation and air cleaning are now recognized as important tools for mitigating the risk of COVID…

Angela Eykelbosh,  2021-01-15

This monthly Research Scan highlights recent environmental health publications by topic and…

NCCEH,  2020-12-16

At the start of autumn 2020 following months of the global pandemic, speculation abounded as to how…

NCCEH,  2020-12-15