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Chocolate Could Vanish in 30 Years Because of Climate Change
Health & Wellness  (tags: chocolate, Climate Change, global temperatures, cocoa, diet, food, humans )

Lone
- 14 days ago - globalcitizen.org
If global temperatures increase by more than 3.8 degrees Fahrenheit, or 2.1 degrees Celsius, compared to pre-industrial levels, which theyâEUR(TM)re projected to do, then cocoa could simply become too hard to grow. ALSO: Take Action: Stand Up for the Arctic
Petition - Tell Congress: Save Our Environmental Protections
Health & Wellness  (tags: Trump administration, corporate polluters, health care, clean air, clean water, environmental impact, dangerous politics, prevention of further pollution, Prevention of disease, Climate Change, accountability, stronger protection laws, responsibilities )

Kalliope
- 40 days ago - act.nrdc.org
Donald Trump, corporate polluters and their allies in Congress want to pass a new bill that would make it much harder to enact new environmental protections for our air, water and health. It's called the "Regulatory Accountability Act" -- but it won't...
Carbon Dioxide May Rob Crops Of Nutrition, Leaving Millions At Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: protein, carbon dioxide, crops, anemia, nutrition, climate change )

Judy
- 168 days ago - npr.org
Researchers wanted to quantify what those changes might mean for people around the world.
Seven Reasons We're at More Risk Than Ever of a Global Pandemic
Health & Wellness  (tags: pandemics, plagues, influenza, flu, viruses, travel, conflict, global warming, climate change, overpopulation )

Freya
- 283 days ago - cnn.com
It could take just one cough, one kiss, one touch or even one bite to change not only your life, but the lives of everyone around you - and for months or even years.
Aboriginal Leaders Are Warning of the Mental Health Cost of Climate Change in the North
Health & Wellness  (tags: First Nations, Canada, Inuit, climate change, health impact, social problems, depression, risks )

Evelyn
- 687 days ago - thestar.com
First Nations and Inuit communities in the North are coping with growing despair over climate change, a problem observers are connecting to mental health and social problems.
Wildfire Smoke Can Increase Risk Of Heart Disease, Study Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: Air Pollution, Climate Change, Disease, Wildfires )

Judy
- 917 days ago - thinkprogress.org
The findings are especially worrisome as heavy smoke generated from wildfires in Alaska and Canada continues to drift southward
Warming Planet Threatens More and Possibly Deadlier Pathogens, Warns Study
Health & Wellness  (tags: diseases, climate change, pathogens, epidemics )

Freya
- 1066 days ago - commondreams.org
New research claims to upend previous understanding of how parasites that may carry infectious diseases are adapting to changing temperatures.
Worried About Ebola? The Climate Poses a Bigger Danger to Humans
Health & Wellness  (tags: British Medical, Journal, world, environment, Ebola, climate change, health, humans, news, research, risks, warning )

Carrie
- 1204 days ago - alternet.org
Ebola may be more dramatic, but climate change is a bigger threat to public health. That's the conclusion of the British Medical Journal (BMJ), a weekly peer-reviewed medical journal, publishing since 1840. This week it ran an editorial calling on...
Climate Change Rattles Mental Health of Inuit in Labrador
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, research, CLIMATE CHANGE, GLOBAL WARMING, investigation, protection, treatment, prevention, illness, mental health, Canada, Labrador )

Michael
- 1468 days ago - cbc.ca
Researchers studying the mental health and well-being of Inuit populations in coastal Labrador say rising temperatures are having damaging psychological effects on people in traditional communities.
What's Causing the West Nile Virus Outbreak?
Health & Wellness  (tags: climate change, biodiversity, illness, disease, health, environment, healthcare, investigation, protection, research, safety, prevention, risks, science, warning, medicine )

J
- 1921 days ago - motherjones.com
This year is one of the worst ever in the US for this mosquito-borne illness. Here are a few possible explanations.
Exotic Diseases From Warmer Climates Gain Foothold in U.S.
Health & Wellness  (tags: america, climate change, disease, environment, health, healthcare, humans, illness, investigation, medicine, research, safety, society, study, treatment )

Kit
- 2053 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Climate change is helping make the U.S. more hospitable for diseases ranging from Chagas to dengue fever.
Harper Is Gambling Away Municipal Rights With EU Trade Deal,
Health & Wellness  (tags: Canada, climate change, environment, green jobs, local food movements, sustainability, water )

Julie
- 2418 days ago - canadians.org
Buy local policies will be banned by new rules which open up profit opportunities to multinational firms. CETA will compromise ethical or sustainable purchasing strategies and hinder services such as water, energy or transit remaining in public hands.
Can Condoms Combat Climate Change?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, environment, Climate Change, protection, humans, society, study, research, interesting )

AWAY AWHI
- 3044 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Yes, and they should, argues an editorial in the new issue of the medical journal the Lancet. In addition to boosting the health, standard of living and human rights of women, encouraging the use of contraception also will help save the planet, the journa
Malaria and Dengue the Sting in Climate Change
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, climate change, health, humans, disease )

AWAY AWHI
- 3346 days ago - reuters.com
Southeast Asia and South Pacific island nations face a growing threat from malaria and dengue fever as climate change spreads mosquitoes that carry the diseases and climate-change refugees start to migrate.
Wildlife Gives Early Warning of 'Deadly Dozen' Diseases Spread By Climate Change
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, climate change, investigation, health, warning, study, protection )

AWAY AWHI
- 3383 days ago - timesonline.co.uk
Ebola, cholera, plague and sleeping sickness were among those identified yesterday by veterinary scientists from the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) as spreading across the planet because of climate change. The scientists said that wildlife could give
 

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