Plastic pollution and ocean microplastics are major health and environmental problems of unknown scales.
Genetics is a factor across a spectrum of disease origin [or pathogenesis], but when pointers like environmental factors [or exposome], diet, physical activity, stress and lifestyle are identified as probable causes, the memory — likely — ignored something or could not act where it should have leading to the condition.
There are several states and cities in the US where the minimum wage rates just went up.
The Guardian recently wrote an editorial on the global food crisis, stating that “countries should redirect domestic support towards sustainable farming and nutritious foods, reducing their reliance on imports.”
There was a recent study, Sound Induces Analgesia Through Corticothalamic Circuits, published in the Science magazine that says that soft sound blunts pain in mice.