Friday, 15 May 2009

Biggest global health threat of the 21st Century?

"Climate change is 'the biggest global health threat of the 21st Century', according to a leading medical journal. The Lancet, together with University College London researchers, has published a report outlining how public health services will need to adapt. It also highlights the consequences of climate-related mass migrations. The authors aim to add their voice to the call for carbon mitigation and will focus on making clear the ways in which climate change will affect health."

Read the full article from the BBC.

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