Doctors say climate change affects health conditions of humans, including mental health. The extreme weather conditions also make medical conditions worsen.
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Climate change is harmful to the environment, and apparently to people’s health, too. This is according to a report recently released by the Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health.
The reports say that although most people regard climate change as a problem that will haunt them in the future, its effects are already being felt including the effects on the health of Americans and people in different nations.
The Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health is composed of 400,000 physicians. The number is more than half of the number of physicians in the U.S.
“Doctors in every part of our country see that climate change is making Americans sicker,” Mona Sarfaty, the director of the new consortium and a professor at George Mason University said in a statement.
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