Home > Lifestyle > Environmental Health > News News All sections in Environmental Health » 21st Century Life » FAQs » Animals » Climate and pollution » Hazards and disasters » EnviroHealth News » Green Tips One dangerous habit nursing home workers should not follow New research has found that nursing home workers don't change their gloves often enough. Start A Health24 blog » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Test Are you envirohealth savvy? » Ask EnviroHealth Expert » Blood Lions: Bred for the Bullet movie trailer The amazing mountains on Pluto Hospitals not as sterile as we think Hospital workers play a large role in spreading germs. A new study investigated whether antibacterial scrubs made any difference. Air purifiers may protect your heart against pollution Indoor air purifiers may have significant health benefits for those who live in polluted areas. What are ‘endocrine disrupters’ and why are they so dangerous? These potentially harmful chemicals can cause a whole range of health problems. Air pollution increases heart disease risk A study has found an association between air pollution and undesirable changes in cholesterol. Here's what your gym is cutting back on amid the water crisis In some Cape Town gyms, steam rooms and saunas are a thing of the past (for now), and two-minute showers may be the future. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Managing diabetes in the workplace Back-to-school with diabetes Live healthier Effects on your brain? » 5 ways to get more seafood into your diet Mercury in fish may raise ALS risk Is it bad for your brain if you literally never eat fish? Calling all grown-ass picky eaters! Eeewwww! » ‘Why is my cough worse at night?’ SEE: When you cough, this is what happens to your body Can you get sick if someone coughs on you? The fine saliva mist emitted by a cough remains suspended in the air for up to 10 minutes.