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Reporters Connect the Dire Health Effects of Climate Change and Environmental Degradation

June 21, 2019

Some hazards in the environment can directly affect health – air pollution can cause respiratory disease, lead paint in houses can affect a child’s development, and pesticide exposure is attributed to higher rates of birth defects, developmental delays, leukemia, and brain cancer among farm worke