Climate change could reverse 50 years of global health progress

June 23, 2015 by  
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Climate change is (still) the greatest global health threat of the century, according to a fresh report from the 2015 Lancet Commission on Health and Climate Change . The commission report , published June 23, argues that failing to slow climate change could effectively reverse progress toward global health made in the last 50 years. The commission’s claims are backed up by a new Environmental Protection Agency report released the same day, which points to health as a major risk area impacted by climate change. Read the rest of Climate change could reverse 50 years of global health progress Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Climate Change , climate change medical emergency , environmental protection agency , Global Health , Health , lancet commission , public health , reports on climate change , reports on public health

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Climate change could reverse 50 years of global health progress

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