Posts tagged "Year of Climate Change and Health"
Health thinking in the built environment

Health thinking in the built environment

Partnering to mitigate climate change
Health care for and by native populations

Health care for and by native populations

Meeting the needs of northwest Alaska's Bering Strait Region.
Tribal perspectives on how climate changes health

Tribal perspectives on how climate changes health

Indigenous wisdom is key to maintaining balance in our biosphere.
Climate changes tribal and indigenous health

Climate changes tribal and indigenous health

Understanding the unique issues American Indian/Alaska Native people face.
Children at risk in a changing climate

Children at risk in a changing climate

A look at the populations most vulnerable to climate change
The Human Cost of the Food We Eat

The Human Cost of the Food We Eat

We rarely consider the human cost of our food supply chain, but it does exist and can be high.
Building transformational resilience for climate change

Building transformational resilience for climate change

Preparing for the personal mental health impacts of a warming world.
Building for mental health and resilience: Architects use design to mitigate environmental stressors

Building for mental health and resilience: Architects use design to mitigate environmental stressors

A look at how building design with a focus on resilience and sustainability can help reduce mental distress.
Thank you, Clean Air Act!

Thank you, Clean Air Act!

APHA and the American Lung Association hold congressional briefings on air quality, climate change and health.
Unmask My City: Because everyone deserves clean air and a stable climate

Unmask My City: Because everyone deserves clean air and a stable climate

A new initiative to raise awareness of air pollution and its health effects launches today on World Asthma Day. Learn more about Unmask My City and how it is helping address this global health threat.
Architecture that matters: Award-winning architecture promotes health and reduces carbon emissions

Architecture that matters: Award-winning architecture promotes health and reduces carbon emissions

APHA’s Year of Climate Change and Health this month focuses on transportation and healthy community design. Learn how architecture is working to promote health.
Creating a healthier, cleaner transportation system

Creating a healthier, cleaner transportation system

Guest bloggers from the Natural Resources Defense Council discuss the role of transportation in health as part of APHA's Year of Climate Change and Health.