Gore discussed the many health risks elevated by climate change in his keynote address at the Climate & Health Meeting, including food and nutrient scarcity.
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Feb. 23 news: Chinese poultry markets shuttered, Protections for transgender students withdrawn, Efficacy of heart screenings questioned
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A new surgeon general’s report recommends actions to protect youth and young adults from risks of electronic cigarettes.
Feb. 22 news: ‘Post election stress disorder’ strikes, CA introduces new healthcare bill, U.S. life expectancy shows minimal gains
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The science is clear. Climate change is happening and it’s affecting our health. That was the convincing message delivered by a panel of experts presenting at last week’s Climate and Health Meeting in Atlanta, hosted by APHA and others.
Feb. 21 news: Texas anti-vax movement grows, Norway counters global gag rule, Flu vaccine deemed 48% effective
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Feb. 17 news: Climate & Health Meeting, Zika testing mistakes, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services nominee
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Panelists at the Climate & Health Meeting discussed ways we can find solutions to climate change from low- and middle-income countries.
An afternoon session at the Climate & Health Meeting on “Protecting public health from climate-related threats: From science to practice in the United States” highlighted a wide variety of public health efforts in diverse settings.
Turning the tide against climate effects can be daunting. But during a series of special keynote addresses at the Climate & Health Meeting, leaders spoke about what’s being done to fight back against climate change.
Feb. 16 news: Climate & Health Meeting launches, Brain scans detect autism in infants, New dads risk paternal depression
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Feb. 15 news: HIV shows progress, Panel approves human DNA editing, More seniors using psychotropics
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