Report: Medical Alert! Climate Change Is Harming Our Health
March 15, 2017
by Medical Society Consortium on Climate & Health
Most Americans are not aware of the health harms of climate change. A recent survey showed that most Americans have not considered how global warming might affect people’s health, and few (32%) can name a specific way in which climate change is harming our health. Few are aware that some groups of Americans-including our children, our elders, the sick and the poor-are most likely to be harmed by climate change.
Read the 28-page report here
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CDC Shares An Update To Key Messages About The Zika Virus
On February 28, 2017, CDC shared an update to their key messages about the Zika Virus disease. Tribal health officials should review this document to be well informed about the Zika threat. The document can be found here