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What is Climate Medicine?
Climate Medicine = Climate Doctors
Climate Medicine is a critical new approach
to educate and prepare health professionals, hospitals, and communities for the impacts of climate change on human health.
What is a climate doctor?
Why do we need Climate Medicine?
According to the CDC
'Climate change, together with other natural and human-made health stressors, influences human health and disease in numerous ways. Some existing health threats will intensify and new health threats will emerge. Not everyone is equally at risk. Important considerations include age, economic resources, and location.'
According to the WHO
'Climate change is the biggest health threat facing humanity'.
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