The week's news on health and the environment from our other blogs.
Oil and Sympathy: Sympathy for BP increases the closer you get to the Gulf of Mexico.
Unexpected Drop: Carbon emissions for 2009 dropped 7%, ahead of schedule.
Lithium Lies: Conservative site says Obama will stop drilling for oil, go to lithium instead.
Abortion Draw Down: Oklahoma's tough abortion laws are being blocked by state AG.
Wishy Washy: BP's greenwashing campaign has been in full bloom for a while.
Round the World: International complaints on corporal punishment at US school.
Run Reid Run: Harry Reid is running healthcare ads for Nevada election.
Risky Business: Red states refuse to create insurance pools for high-risk patients.
Whitewashing: Mississippi congress man paints a different picture of the BP spill.