Climate change is a risk multiplier that will dramatically impact the health of children, through heat stress, increased air and water pollution, vector-borne diseases, food insecurity, and more. It is our duty as pediatricians to protect children against these threats. How we respond now to this global challenge could significantly change our future on this planet. We can save children from the worst impacts of climate change. Check out some cool learning opportunities below!
And a few topic areas pertinent to children's health and climate change: