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posted 12/26/2018
"The biggest thing I learned about people who were reluctant to talk: Emotion affects how people talk about their health, so hearing what they have to say in person matters a great deal."
posted 07/09/2018
Thanks to climate change, the health hazard posed by extreme heat is growing. And practical solutions aren't meeting the challenge so far.
posted 03/02/2017
Record temperatures aren’t just threatening cracks in distant polar ice — they’re raising questions about how well California’s most vulnerable city dwellers are coping with urban heat impacts.

Molly Peterson's Blog

"The biggest thing I learned about people who were reluctant to talk: Emotion affects how people... more »
posted 12/26/18
Thanks to climate change, the health hazard posed by extreme heat is growing. And practical... more »
posted 07/09/18
Record temperatures aren’t just threatening cracks in distant polar ice — they’re raising... more »
posted 03/02/17

Molly Peterson's Work

This story was produced as a project for the 2018 Impact Fund.
A deadly and growing threat to nursing home patients remains overlooked: extreme heat.
Molly is one of the recipients of the 2018 Impact Fund, a program of USC Annenberg's Center for Health Journalism....