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Courtney Howard

Emergency Physician in Yellowknife and the Climate-health Lead Board Member for Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment

Courtney Howard is an Emergency Physician in Yellowknife and the Climate-health Lead Board Member for the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment.
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Doctors Are Proving Climate Change Is A Health Risk

Climate change is no longer a suspected diagnosis. It's a health emergency that is already causing systemic damage to the health and well-being of many around the world. Consequences reach beyond borders: climate-related drought and crop failure has been implicated as an exacerbating factor in the conflict in Syria. So what does it mean for Canada?
11/04/2016 07:07 EDT