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Climate Change Health Problems

How Climate Change May Undermine A Half-Century Of Health Advances

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 06.24.2015 | Green

The loss of natural habitats and biodiversity often take center stage in reports about climate change, but a major new study highlights the direct eff...

Under The Weather? Consider The Climate

Posted 07.18.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Russell McLendon: Global warming often seems distant and abstract, especially things like shrinking sea ice. But a tur...

Climate Change Relief Means Help for Our Health

Catherine Thomasson | Posted 08.31.2013 | Green
Catherine Thomasson

Do you have access to safe, clean drinking water? Do you have clean air to breathe? Do you and your loved ones have reliable electricity for your air conditioning and refrigeration?

The Biggest Global Health Threat of the 21st Century

Paul R. Epstein, M.D., M.P.H. | Posted 06.08.2011 | Green
Paul R. Epstein, M.D., M.P.H.

To get your head around the biggest health threat of all, you might have to change how you think about health entirely. That's because the biggest threat of all, in the view of this blue-ribbon panel, was climate change.

How Climate Change Hurts Your Health | Bryan Walsh | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

The first step to making that case is understanding exactly what warmer temperatures will do to us and our diseases -- and few scientists know more ab...