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Report: Health Impacts from Climate Change a 'New Kind of Threat' (with No Easy Cure)


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Report: Health Impacts from Climate Change a 'New Kind of Threat' (with No Easy Cure)

Nadia Prupis, staff writer

Climate change is a serious threat to public health, particularly for pregnant women, children, communities of color, and low-income people, a government report issued Monday has warned.

The report, The Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States: A Scientific Assessment finds that rising temperatures in the coming years will bring along with them the increased risk of:


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How about living a schizoid life from climate denial?


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" 'Every American is vulnerable to the health impacts associated with climate change,' White House science adviser John Holdren said Monday. " And this is because every human being, every sentient being on earth is vulnerable. Let's expand our concern to better solve our global problems.


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Same in Northern Vermont.


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The threat of climate change having an adverse effect on the health of many, many people on this planet is real, but alas, very little real urgency to address this coming catastrophe probably until it is too late.

From my perspective, once billions die from some kind of world wide climate caused devastation, then maybe their will be a world wide emergency to find an antidote, but until then, too many of the economic elite think greed and $ are more important...and that is just too damn bad!


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One of the health risks associated with Anthropogenic Climate Heating will be angry peasants with scythes and pitchforks kicking down doors and committing murder and mayhem. It has happened before when famine stalked the land.