Climate Change Causes Serious Threat to World Health

Study: climate change poses a real threat to world health
Many of us know the damage that the human desire for fossil fuels and transport is having on the world. But not so many have thought beyond that to the realities of living in a world desiccated by our continued poor treatment of the planet. This week, the United Nations (UN) presented a sobering, but not unexpected, report which details the effects climate change will have not just on the earth itself, but on the population’s health.

Diarmid Campbell-Lendrum is head of the Climate Change Team at the World Health Organization, and he’s warned that, “Climate change is no longer only an environmental issue.” The problem is rising temperatures will spread disease and wea


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