Health

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

The Environmental Costs of Road Salt

Putting rock salt on roads to keep them clear of ice and snow has become a mainstay of road management. The trouble is: After it’s used, it doesn’t disappear.

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

Hudson Valley Abortion Rights at the Crossroads

What does this historic moment for abortion rights in the US and New York State mean for residents of the Hudson Valley?

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

Despite Rising Opioid Deaths in Rural Hudson Valley a New Treatment Approach Shows Promise.

While the Hudson Valley leads New York State in opioid deaths, it may also be leading the way in fighting the scourge of addiction through a new program adopted by the Chatham police department.

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Hudson Valley in the Lyme-Light

The Hudson Valley is a hot spot for Lyme disease. Is the rapidly growing epidemic a result of climate change?

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

Can New York Pull Off Single-Payer Healthcare?

The US Healthcare System is Broken. New York Could Lead the Way to Fixing It.

The Heroin Trap, Part II

Communities Are Uniting to Give the Slip to One of the Deadliest Drug Epidemics of All Time.

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

The Heroin Trap

Three first hand accounts of living in the wake of drug addiction.