Changing Planet, Changing Health: How the Climate Crisis Threatens Our Health and What We Can Do about It

Changing Planet, Changing Health: How the Climate Crisis Threatens Our Health and What We Can Do about It

Paul R. Epstein, Dan Ferber


Climate swap is now doing way more damage than marooning polar bears on melting chunks of ice—it is harmful the future health of individuals world wide. Brilliantly connecting tales of actual individuals with state of the art clinical and scientific info, Changing Planet, altering Health brings us to locations like Mozambique, Honduras, and the U.S. for an eye-opening on-the-ground research of ways weather switch is changing styles of ailment. Written through a doctor and global professional on weather and overall healthiness and an award-winning technological know-how journalist, the e-book finds the dazzling hyperlinks among international warming and cholera, malaria, lyme affliction, bronchial asthma, and different healthiness threats. In transparent, obtainable language, it additionally discusses subject matters together with Climategate, cap-and-trade proposals, and the connection among loose markets and the weather concern. most significantly, Changing Planet, altering Health provides a set of leading edge options for shaping a fit worldwide financial order within the twenty-first century.

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