Money and lives would be saved by tackling global warming

Source: The Guardian

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Date of publication: October 2014

Publication type: News item

In a nutshell:  John Abraham discusses a recent study published in the JAMA on climate change and its knock on effects in public health. Abraham points to issues like floods, heat waves and increased ozone at ground level and their ability to cause cardiovascular disease, repository conditions and a host of other conditions. By tackling climate change and preparing for those we can not, many lives and money could be saved.

Length of publication: 1 webpage

Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS library if you cannot access the full text. Follow this link to find your local NHS library.

Acknowledgement:  UK Health Forum

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