Climate and Health


Texas PSR to the World: #WeAreStillIn

Here in Texas, we know that the health threats from climate change are too many and too big to ignore. From extreme heat to asthma to vector-borne disease, the people in our communities who will be most impacted will be children, the elderly, and people with low incomes. That’s why we stand with ...

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Welcome Our 2017 Summer Intern!

About me: I am David Biko and I am 19-year-old Public Health student at the University of Texas. Within my studies I have concentrations in health care policy and environmental health and have hopes to work on health care laws. I am excited to work with Texas PSR this summer to provide an opportu...

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Tell Trump: We Must STAY IN the Paris Climate Agreement

President Trump says he will decide in the next few days whether the U.S. will stay in the Paris Climate Agreement. For the sake of human health, global security, and the well being of future generations, the U.S. should stay in the Paris Agreement. TAKE ACTION. Please call the White House: 202-456-1111.

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Tell Congress: To Protect Health, Protect the Environment

Tell Congress: To Protect Health, Protect the Environment
Since President Trump has taken office, we are seeing a general rollback of environmental protections at the national level. National Geographic is keeping a running list here. We know that having clean air and clean water reduces costs and saves lives—and we know that climate change is bad for ...

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