Stories by Lindsey Konkel

Lindsey Konkel is a New Jersey–based freelance journalist. She writes about science, health and the environment. Her work has appeared at print and online publications, including Newsweek, National Geographic News and Environmental Health Perspectives. Find her at lindseykonkel.com. Follow her on Twitter @lindseykonkel.  subscribe to Lindsey Konkel's feed

Posted on: Feb 16, 2017, Source: Ensia

Humans are making more chemicals than ever before, but we remain largely unaware of their ecological consequences.

Posted on: Jan 26, 2017, Source: Ensia

The rise in recent decades of diseases such as inflammatory bowel disease and rheumatoid arthritis suggests that factors in the environment are contributing.

Posted on: Jun 23, 2014, Source: Environmental Health News

UC Davis research links prenatal insecticide exposures to autism and related disorders.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2013, Source: Environmental Health News

We may be one step close to understanding why some women with no family history develop breast cancer.