Posts for category Environment

Family of four; parents carrying two young children during sunset on a beach.

Happier Families, Healthier Lives

Mona Hartmann is the child and family resource coordinator for Stanford’s WorkLife Office. HealthySteps to ...

Mitigating the health impacts of wildfire smoke

Last year, Californians endured one of the worst fire seasons in recent history. Homes were ...

Staying safe in the sun and water

  The dawn of summer ushers in fun and relaxation. It’s the season we forge ...

Relaxing into better days

    Finding time and space to relax this past year has been difficult for ...

Embracing a Plant-Based Diet

    Your diet is one of the first places to start if you’re looking ...

Guide to self-care: Coping with coronavirus

  As our organizations work to reduce the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), it is ...

Environmental wellness: Should you care?

When we think about wellness, we typically think about preventative measures we can take to ...

Don’t get burned

Susan Swetter, MD is a professor of dermatology and director of the Stanford Pigmented Lesion ...

Having a healthy fear of skin cancer

Skin cancer is the most common human cancer in the U.S., and its most serious ...

Sniffing out the truth about allergies, asthma and common colds

Have you long suspected that every spring you experience mild allergy symptoms, and yet lately ...