Living on Earth is an environmental news and information program. Each week host Steve Curwood guides the listener through a mix of news, features, interviews and commentary on a broad range of ecological issues.
A report released today finds 84 percent of newborns in Philadelphia are immunized against hepatitis b. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study, that is one of the highest rates in the country. From WHYY’s health and science desk, Kerry Grens reports.