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Why We Need Hospitals to Help Lead the Fight Against Climate Change



Palabras clave:

hospitals, climate change, COP21, health

In his recent Huffington Post article, Josh Karliner discusses how hospitals around the world can - and should - lead the fight against climate change. As we approach COP21 in Paris this December, leading health authorities are recognizing climate change as one of the great public health crises of our time. So it's quite the paradox that health care contributes much more than it should to rising global temperatures.