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Environmental Health and Climate Change

Editors' Choice of Best Available Content

This collection features the best content from AFP, as identified by the AFP editors, on environmental health and climate change, including air pollution, climate change, climate counseling, diet modifications, environmental health, health impacts of climate change, and severe weather events. New research may affect the interpretation and application of this material. Clinical judgment is advised. Note that AFP content published within the past 2 years is accessible to AAFP members and paid subscribers only.

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11/01/2021 Climate Change and the Local Environment: Communicating with Your Patients about Health Impacts [Curbside Consultation] new
11/15/2019 The Changing Climate: Managing Health Impacts
11/15/2019 Climate Change Health Impacts: A Role for the Family Physician [Editorials]
11/15/2019 Climate Change: What the Science Tells Us [Editorials]
07/01/2019 Lead Poisoning in Children
04/15/2019 Heat-Related Illnesses Algorithm Differential Diagnosis
09/01/2018 Radon: A Leading Environmental Cause of Lung Cancer [Editorials]
02/01/2017 The Health Hazards of Air Pollution—Implications for Your Patients [Editorials]
03/15/2016 Eating Less Meat: A Healthy and Environmentally Responsible Dietary Choice [Editorials]
08/01/2011 Slowing Global Warming: Benefits for Patients and the Planet Algorithm Patient Education
08/01/2011 The Physician's Role in Efforts to Slow Global Warming [Editorials]
01/15/2010 Outdoor Air Pollutants and Patient Health Patient Education

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(09/06/2021) Alliance of International Health Journals Calls for Emergency Action to Limit Climate Change [AFP Community Blog]
(03/28/2016) Counseling Patients to Eat Less Meat: Should We Bring Climate Change into the Conversation? [AFP Community Blog]

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My Green Doctor
(09/11/2021) Call for Emergency Action to Limit Global Temperature Increases, Restore Biodiversity, and Protect Health (The Lancet Editorial)

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