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Health, weather and climate

by Felix Gad Sulman

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Published by S. Karger in Basel, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical climatology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFelix Gad Sulman.
    SeriesPerspectives in medicine ; 7
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA793 .S85
    The Physical Object
    Pagination166 p. :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4597327M
    ISBN 103805523505
    LC Control Number77359972

    Weather refers to the state of the atmosphere and includes temperature, precipitation, humidity, cloudiness, visibility, pressure, and winds. Weather, as opposed to climate, includes the short-term variations of the atmosphere, ranging from minutes to months. Climate is typically considered the weather that characterizes a particular region over time. On December 4 and 5, , the Forum on Microbial Threats hosted a public workshop in Washington, DC to consider the possible infectious disease impacts of global climate change and extreme weather events on human, animal, and plant health, as well as their .

      Health How COVID and Climate Change Are Making Heat Deadlier Extreme Heat is the Top Weather Killer. a biopsychologist at the University of Florida and author of a forthcoming book . Weather and climate describe the world outside the window - whether it’s hot or cold, humid or dry, sunny or cloudy. Weather is the short term conditions present in the moment that let people know what to wear today and whether or not to bring an umbrella.

      Climate change -- marked by rising sea levels, ice loss and extreme weather -- is accelerating, according to a new report, which found that the five .   In an online excerpt from his book, Shellenberger notes that according to a study death rates and economic damage from extreme weather events have .


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