Climate change is recognized as one of the most significant public health threats of this century. The coming decades will bring many changes that will impact people’s health and well-being, including higher temperatures, stronger storms, and changes in plant food production patterns. Social determinants of health including housing, income, and social support will influence the way that communities experience climate change. These need to be considered for future policy action.
Recent blog posts
- Urban Heat Island Effect Fuels Health Equity Conversation
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- The Impact of Climate Change: Through a Health Equity Lens