EPA Fact Sheet: Climate Change and Health Effects
This document, produced by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), discusses the impact of climate change on human health.
The document focuses on three health-related topics:
- Heat-Related Illnesses and Deaths
- Respiratory Problems
- Diseases and Allergies
Information about those groups at increased risk to the health impacts of climate change and heat-related deaths in the U.S. is also provided.
Publication Date: April 2010