Climate a health issue as Illawarra experts eye solutions

Ben Langford
October 21 2021 - 10:50am
GLOBAL HEALTH: UOW lead researcher Dr Belinda Gibbons says climate change needs to be seen as a health threat like COVID-19.
GLOBAL HEALTH: UOW lead researcher Dr Belinda Gibbons says climate change needs to be seen as a health threat like COVID-19.

Increasing the urban tree canopy can boost the health of a city's residents and reduce instances of diabetes by a third, a population health expert told a climate change forum in Wollongong on Wednesday.

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Ben Langford

Ben Langford

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