294 Articles Matching "climate"

More Back-to-Back Heat Waves Will Come With Climate Change

May 16, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: More Back-to-Back Heat Waves Will Come With Climate ChangeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/15/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/15/2019 12:00:00...
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Will Climate Change Cause Food Sources to Dwindle?

May 15, 2019 , WebMD
Some of the effects may begin soon or have already begun. But they are already affecting U.S. farmers, who have been forced to adapt to the new growing...
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Middle schoolers may be the secret weapon in fight against climate change

May 11, 2019 , CNN Health
Teaching middle-school children about climate change may be one of the most important things we can do to save the planet. Yes, the same ones doing those funny "Fortnite" dances while waiting for the bus in the morning. It's those kids who have the most potential, according to a new study....
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Climate anxiety is real, but there's something you can do about it

May 08, 2019 , CNN Health
A student in Wendy Petersen Boring's climate-change-focused class said she woke at 2 a.m. and then cried for two solid hours about the warming ocean....
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Climate change is helping spread a fungus that attacks bananas

May 08, 2019 , CNN Health
A fungal plant disease from Asia has been spreading across banana-growing areas of Latin America and the Caribbean since the 1960s. New research suggests that climate change is aiding the spread of this highly destructive plant infection....
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Humans can be blamed for droughts, and they're about to get worse, study says

May 02, 2019 , CNN Health
Human activity has probably had an impact on the world's risk of drought since the start of the 20th century, according to a new study, which also predicts that droughts related to climate change will get much worse....
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BOL Pharma Grows In A Favorable Climate That Made Israel Leader Of $100B Medical Cannabis Market

Apr 30, 2019 , Forbes
Israel is leading the world in developing pharmaceutical-grade medical cannabis products and BOL Pharma is the entrepreneurial poster child for the country’s long-held belief in the medical benefits of marijuana, resulting in a favorable academic, regulatory, and business...
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More Americans breathing polluted air, report says

Apr 25, 2019 , CNN Health
A new report from the American Lung Association finds that the US is backsliding on recent progress to clean up its air. That's bad for our health and it's killing us. Trump administration de-regulation and climate change are largely to blame....
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How Parks Help Mitigate Climate Change And How To Save Them

Apr 25, 2019 , Forbes
I always find a welcome relief from the urban jungle by walking, hiking or running around local and national parks, but I never realized they mitigate climate change, reduce healthcare costs, support the economy and more until I spoke with Diane Regas, President/CEO of The Trust for Public...
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We're losing the war on climate change

Apr 23, 2019 , CNN Health
For years now, people like environmentalist and journalist Bill McKibben have been screaming from the treetops that we need a World War II-scale mobilization to fight the scourge of climate change....
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Nurses Recognizing the Importance of Earth Day

Apr 23, 2019 , American Journal of Nursing
Happy Earth Day! In the midst of this climate crisis it is important to take some moments to celebrate the earth. I like to do so by hiking in the Camden Hills on the coast of Maine. Over the last year, many cities and states have taken the lead in addressing climate change. I know [...] The post Nurses Recognizing the Importance of Earth Day appeared first on Off the...
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Allergy Season Is Getting Worse, Thanks To Climate Change

Apr 16, 2019 , Forbes
One of the unanticipated effects of climate change is its effect on annual pollen counts. Allergy season is getting longer and more intense around the world, according to a new study that looked at data spanning 26 years and 3...
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Climate change is making allergy season worse

Apr 13, 2019 , CNN Health
Allergies are worse and if you feel like you're becoming BFF's with your tissues more often, you're not mistaken. Pollen season is longer and pollen is more potent because of climate change. Thankfully, there are things you can do to stop sneezing....
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Climate Change Could Worsen Hay Fever Season

Apr 12, 2019 , WebMD
The study is the first confirmation from health data that changes in the length and timing of spring could lead to increased allergy symptoms, experts...
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Climate Change Could Worsen Sneezin' Season

Apr 11, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Climate Change Could Worsen Sneezin' SeasonCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/10/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/10/2019 12:00:00...
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5 everyday foods that are making droughts worse

Apr 06, 2019 , CNN Health
Almost five billion people could suffer water shortages by 2050 due to climate change, according to the United Nations....
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Canada is warming at twice the global rate, report says

Apr 03, 2019 , CNN Health
Canada is warming up faster than the rest of the world, according to a report commissioned by the Canadian Environment and Climate Change Department....
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Climate Change Will Aid Spread of Disease-Bearing Mosquitoes

Mar 31, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Climate Change Will Aid Spread of Disease-Bearing MosquitoesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/28/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/29/2019 12:00:00...
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Viewpoints: Why Manufacture A Crisis At The Border When Fentanyl Is A Real One? Children Rally On Climate Change Because They’re Worried About Their Lives

Mar 30, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on these public health issues and other health...
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Climate Change May Mean More Risky Mosquitoes

Mar 29, 2019 , WebMD
In the United States, where Zika cases have occurred in warmer areas in the last several years, dengue and chikungunya could also become wider threats, the study...
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