Entries by Mary Speck

September 18 | 2017

Estimated Changes in Life Expectancy and Adult Mortality Resulting from Declining PM2.5 Exposures in the Contiguous United States: 1980–2010 Neal Fann, Sun-Young Kim, Casey Olives, and Lianne Sheppard. Estimated Changes in Life Expectancy and Adult Mortality Resulting from Declining PM2.5 Exposures in the Contiguous United States: 1980–2010 Environ Health Perspect. 2017; Vol 125, Issue 9.  […]

September 11 | 2017

Beyond the Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI): Developing a Natural Space Index for population-level health research. Rugel EJ, Henderson SB, Carpiano RM, Brauer M. Environ Res. 2017 Aug 29; 159:474-483. doi:  10.1016/j.envres.2017.08.033 Abstract BACKGROUND: Natural spaces can provide psychological benefits to individuals, but population-level epidemiologic studies have produced conflicting results. Refining current exposure-assessment methods is […]