Home > Lifestyle > EnviroHealth > News News All sections in Environmental Health » 21st Century Life » FAQs » Animals » Climate and pollution » Hazards and disasters » EnviroHealth News » Green Tips Chimps prefer firm beds Chimpanzees are highly selective about their beds and prefer firm and stable types of wood to build beds or nests in trees. Start A Health24 blog » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Test Are you envirohealth savvy? » Ask EnviroHealth Expert » Ecoroofs and Living Walls Us and Them African Americans exposed to more air pollution In most areas of the USA, lower-income African Americans have higher exposure to nitrogen dioxide air pollution than higher-income whites. Angler bitten by shark in Eastern Cape An angler from Port Elizabeth, was bitten on his left knee, ankle and hand by a ragged-tooth shark that he had caught near Rufane's River in the Eastern Cape. Whale meat off the menu Japan's biggest online marketer of whale and elephant products announces an end to whale meat sales, but continues to advertise ivory. Vegetarian crocodiles have better skins Crocodiles at a crocodile farm in Zimbabwe are being fed vegetarian pellets. Besides being cheaper than meat, their diet improves the quality of their skins. Some residents allowed to return to Fukushima area The residents of Miyakoji, an area 20 km from the Fukushima nuclear station, will be allowed to return home after being evacuated in March 2011. “ Latest comment on Health24 Sinazo Cawe says... Can government hospital abort your baby if u r 5month preg Having an abortion ” SeaWorld urged to stop using killer whales in shows Animal activists are trying to force SeaWorld San Diego to stop using killer whales in its shows. This could however have a negative effect on the city's tourism industry. Shark kills woman off Australia's east coast A woman was killed by a shark as she was swimming at a popular Australian beach resort. She had been swimming there for 14 years. Oil prospecting threatens wildlife in DRC park The World Wildlife Fund has voiced concern about a planned operation to prospect for oil in the Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Momentum Health OatWell Dual Cross Is being overweight or obese dangerous? Tips to keep your immunity strong this winter Smile your way to better health Live healthier Strenghten your immunity » Keep your immunity strong Immune system boosters Boost your family's immunity 5 immune boosters in your kitchen You don’t need a handful of vitamins and supplements to keep your body healthy, check out these five immune boosting foods you probably already have in your kitchen. Laugh a little » Eat yourself happy Laugh more and live longer Laughing yoga the best medicine The healing power of laughter A good chuckle doesn't only make you feel happy for a moment, it's beneficial to your health too.