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Study finds climate change disproportionately affects women, their mental health

Greater risk of heat stroke. Increased spread of vector-borne illnesses like Lyme disease and dengue fever. Reduced cardiorespiratory functioning due to worsening air pollution. Drought, flooding, and melting ice that puts food and water security at risk. While these are among the many widely known health-related impacts of climate change, Kathryn Stone’s research shows that […]