Climate: World’s Largest Health Threat

According to a study published by the British peer-reviewed medical journal The Lancet together with University College London researchers, climate change is the biggest health threat of the 21st century.

Read the BBC Report here:

Climate ‘biggest health threat’

Or, download the full, 18.9 MB, 41 page, PDF from The Lancet at the link below.

Managing the health effects of climate change

Disclaimer: Please note that they are calling this a commission report, rather than a research paper. One of the climatologists called it to “the Stern Report for medics.”

Also available on The Lancet’s site are an Editorial and Comment, and a podcast.

No. I have not yet read the full PDF or downloaded the other content from The Lancet yet.

One Response to Climate: World’s Largest Health Threat

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