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Climate Change Will Give Rise to More Cancers 

Climate change will bring an acute toll worldwide, with rising temperatures, wildfires and poor air quality, accompanied by higher rates of cancer, especially lung, skin and gastrointestinal cancers.

Smog over Los Angeles.

Axing the ACA Means Young Adults with Cancer Lose Coverage 

Researchers found that patients with a pediatric cancer who were protected under the ACA’s dependent coverage provision were more likely to remain on private insurance for longer durations compared to their older peers who turned 19 before the Act. 

stock images shows IV drip and pediatric patient in a hospital bed

11 UCSF Research Specialties Rank in Top 10 in US News Global Universities Rankings for 2021

Now in their seventh year, the Best Global Universities rankings focus on schools’ academic research and reputation overall instead of specific undergraduate and graduate programs. These global rankings help the increasing number of students exploring international higher education options to more accurately compare institutions around the world.

Student looks at a slide in a lab