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Lancet report calls climate change a huge threat to human health

Oct 26, 2022 An alarming new report in the medical journal The Lancet calls climate change the greatest global threat to human health and highlights how it’s much more than an environmental issue.

Newshour – Climate change ‘a risk to human health worldwide’ – BBC Sounds Climate change is severely impacting people’s health around the world, a report by a leading medical publication has found. The Lancet Countdown report says the world’s continued reliance on fossil fuels increases the risk of food insecurity, infectious disease, … Continue reading

The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change: 2022 report

Oct 26, 2022 The 2022 report of the Lancet Countdown on health and climate change Read the full report at…

Rapidly Rebuild Your Soil Health Part 3: How to Kickstart Soil Health With Beneficial Fungi

Oct 20, 2022 In this webinar we’ll be going over 3 steps to rebuild your soil health with beneficial fungi! 🗣️Want to be part of the conversation? Sign up here for FREE to interact with our soil pros during our … Continue reading

Rapidly Rebuild Your Soil Health Part 2: Soil Health Success Stories

Dr. Elaine’s Soil Food Web School– Oct 15, 2022 Didi Pershouse joins us for part 2 of our Rapidly Rebuild Your Soil Health series and shares a soil health success story from India! ️Want to be part of the conversation? … Continue reading

2022 Planetary Health Annual Meeting (PHAM) – Harvard – Registration

The Planetary Health Alliance (PHA) is pleased to open registration for the 2022 Planetary Health Annual Meeting (PHAM) being held at Harvard University in Boston, MA from October 31 to November 2. The fully hybrid conference is open to in-person … Continue reading

GMOs Decoded: A Skeptic’s View of Genetically Modified Foods (Food, Health, and the Environment): Sheldon Krimsky, Marion Nestie

The debate over genetically modified organisms: health and safety concerns, environmental impact, and scientific opinions. Since they were introduced to the market in the late 1990s, GMOs (genetically modified organisms, including genetically modified crops), have been subject to a barrage … Continue reading

RIP Barbara Ehrenreich: Exposed Inequality in “Nickel and Dimed,” Opposed Health-Industrial Complex – YouTube

Sep 6. 2022 We remember the author and political activist Barbara Ehrenreich, who has died at the age of 81 after a career exposing inequality and the struggles of regular people in the United States. In a brief interview, Democracy … Continue reading

Shelling at Ukraine nuclear plant raises fears over health, environment threats

Aug 8, 2022 The UN is urging inspectors with the International Atomic Agency to be allowed access to Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant to check for radiation leaks after the site came under fire again over the weekend.

Jon Stewart Slams GOP for Stalling Veteran Health Care Bill

NowThis News – Jul 28, 2022 ‘[The] Senate’s where accountability goes to die’ — Jon Stewart slammed GOP senators for stalling legislation that would support veterans affected by burn pits See related: Jon Stewart slams Congress over benefits for 9/11 … Continue reading