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Thank You to Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

A big thank you to Last Week Tonight with John Oliver on HBO, which aired a smart and thought-provoking piece that focused on lead poisoning in America on April 17th, 2016 John Oliver’s analysis was both hilarious and horrifying Aside from the humor, there were two key points everyone should...

Blaming HUD Does Not Advance Prevention

Recently, there has been a renewed and important focus on lead poisoning and its toxic legacy that has undermined generations of American children This heightened awareness has been brought on by the horrific stories out of Flint, Michigan and the life of Freddie Gray in Baltimore City after city,...

Controlling Asthma Improves School Attendance

Asthma is one of the most common and serious diseases affecting children In the United States, 71 million, or one in every ten children, have asthma and 41 million experienced an attack or episode in 2011 Continuing its efforts to raise awareness about the impact of childhood asthma on school...

Join Us in the Call for Climate Action

There is an undeniable need to take meaningful action to combat climate change To date, there are no federal limits on how much carbon pollution existing power plants can dump into the air Carbon pollution causes climate change and a host of extreme threats to public health This is why the...
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