Doctors are already seeing links between climate change and their patients’ health

It’s never a comfortable conversation, but it’s one that doctors like us have learned to deliver to our patients: Your behavior is endangering your health, and you need to recognize the risks.

Usually, clear-eyed patients can see the symptoms themselves — weight gain, let’s say, or difficulty breathing — as well as the changes necessary to improve their health.

http://grist.org/climate-energy/doctors-are-already-seeing-links-between-climate-change-and-their-patients-health/

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