There’s growing recognition of the impact that climate change can have on health.
A rise in natural disasters like heat waves, wildfires and floods is leading to an uptick in pregnancy complications, heart disease and lung health issues – often hitting vulnerable communities the hardest.
Meanwhile, more and more hospitals are going green, taking steps to limit the environmental impact of their energy-intensive facilities and extensive supply chains.
A Wisconsin Health News virtual panel on Jan. 25 will examine what’s at stake as temperatures rise, and outline what steps are needed to curb the crisis.
Additional panelists to be named soon.
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