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Canadian Public Health Association

Why taking action on climate change is good for your health

Dr. Daniel Bierstone, Dr. Josh Penslar & Dr. Curtis Lavoie

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Ottawa Citizen



Several mainstream national health organizations, including the Canadian Medical Association, the Canadian Public Health Association and the Canadian Nurses Association have already called on all federal political parties to consider climate change “as the greatest health threat of the 21st century.” Meanwhile, the Ontario Public Health Association has launched, an online toolkit for parents on mitigating climate change’s daily impacts on children’s health.

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