Doctors urge immediate planning for coming damaging effects on human health from climate change

In a newly released position paper from the American College of Physicians, key doctors are anticipating potentially devastating effects on humans as a result of climate change. These include higher rates of respiratory and heat-related illness, increased prevalence of vector-borne and waterborne diseases, food and water insecurity and much higher rates of malnutrition. Persons who […]

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EPA’s report that Monsanto Roundup weed killer safe based only on industry data

A recent determination by U.S. environmental regulators that Monsanto’s weed killer Roundup is not an endocrine disruptor was based on data provided by industry and ignores a number of independent studies pointing to evidence that the active ingredient, glyphosate, disrupt the human endocrine system. The medical journal The Intercept published a report on which examines […]

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