You Make Me Sick
By Environmental Defense Fund
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Welcome to You Make Me Sick, presented by the Health Team at Environmental Defense Fund! This monthly podcast features conversations with leading experts in the field of environmental health. We hope you enjoy listening in!
||CleanHurricane Harvey’s Toxic Aftermath||Hurricane Harvey tore through the Houston region in August 2017, dumping torrential rains, damaging homes and businesses, and upending people’s lives. In this episode, we ...||1/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpaceflight and human health with Dr. Allison Anderson||What is it like to be in space? Space travel certainly comes with sweeping views of Earth and the prospect of otherworldly exploration, but it ...||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClimate change and health with physicians Jay Lemery and Cecilia Sorensen||A changing climate poses clear threats to the environment and global ecosystems, but it also presents risks to human health. In this episode we talked ...||10/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMobile air quality monitoring with Dr. Joshua Apte||We all know clean air means better health. What if we could know how much air pollution we encounter during our daily routines? On this ...||9/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBlack lung disease with Dr. Edward Petsonk||The air in and around coal mines is full of tiny mineral particles created during the mining process. Inhaling too much of this air can ...||8/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLead and the developing brain with Dr. Bruce Lanphear||Our first interview was with Dr. Bruce Lanphear, a professor at Simon Fraser University with expertise in children’s environmental health. His research ranges from childhood ...||8/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe mysteries of the epigenome with Dr. Dana Dolinoy||We have over 200 different cell types with the same exact DNA, but that look and function totally differently. Think heart cell versus brain cell. ...||7/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDiversity in the environmental movement with Whitney Tome||If people of color make up over 35% of the US population, why are they only in 14% of the senior staff positions of environmental ...||6/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNature Rich Lives and the Future of Environmentalism with Richard Louv||In today’s episode, journalist and advocate Richard Louv discusses the health effects of green spaces, the need to design nature rich lives, and the future ...||5/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPlasticizers, Fast Food, and Your Urine with Dr. Ami Zota||In today’s episode, Dr. Ami Zota from the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health discusses how certain chemicals associated with plastics show ...||4/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCocaine, Salmon, and Chemicals of the Puget Sound with Dr. James Meador||What happens when salmon in the Puget Sound get exposed to cocaine, lipid control medicines, and anti-depressants? We called Dr. James Meador from the National ...||3/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAre we better off a little bit dirty? A conversation with Dr. Brett Finlay||On this episode, we talked with Dr. Brett Finlay, author of “Let Them Eat Dirt”, about the fascinating world of microbes. Dr. Finlay’s research focuses on ...||2/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Chemicals and our health--important topic handled in a fun, compelling way. Jen and Jon are smart, casual and fun!
Great analysis and interview. I wish there were more podcasts like this, that are informative and provide non-scientists a window into how complex systems work. Can't wait to hear more!
Super informative - definitely recommend
A fun listen!
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