New Study Reveals Dangers of Prenatal Pesticide Exposure

New America Media, News Report, Poornima Weerasekara, Posted: Feb 18, 2011

A groundbreaking study identifies links between prenatal exposure to harmful pesticides and attention disorders in children.




Health Reform Could Bridge Ethnic Health Care Gap

New America Media, News Report, Poornima Weerasekara, Posted: Oct 06, 2010

Ethnic physicians say health care reform, if properly implemented, could allow many minorities groups to access care. But the devil is in the implementation details.




How Safe Is California’s Pipeline Infrastructure?

New America Media, Question & Answer, Poornima Weerasekara, Posted: Sep 24, 2010

Was the natural gas explosion in San Bruno an aberration or a warning about hidden dangers plaguing California's pipeline infrastructure?