Informative mindful climate action teaching videos by the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Asthma and Heat Resources
|Asthma – Patient Education||Asthma and Climate Change: (English) or (Spanish)||Ragweed Allergies,
Air Pollution, and Asthma
|POSTER: How Can Extreme Heat Impact Health?||Climate Health Impacts – HEATWAVE|
|Impact of Heat Stress on Outdoor Workers
VIDEO: How to Prevent Heat-Related Illness
|VIDEO: Extreme Heat and Health|
Waiting Room Brochures from My Green Doctor
|These waiting room brochures are for your patients and their families to help them also to save money and to be healthier. The brochures were created by health professionals for My Green Doctor. They offer ideas that are easy for your patients to understand and use. Some of the brochures help your patients to understand and to prepare for the health risks of climate change.
Most of these brochures are two-side, trifold brochures, either a PDF file or as a Microsoft Publisher. You can download these and print them in your office, or you can take them to a local printer. Please add your own logo and content if you wish. For more information, please visit www.mygreendoctor.org
|A series of posters to help the public — including patients, families and communities–understand the health impacts of climate change and what they can do to protect themselves and the planet. (Poster Size: 18×24″)|
There is clear proof that the world’s climate is changing. These changes will affect the usual, expected weather patterns. They are caused by human activities, like operating factories, driving vehicles, and pollution. Climate change could have a serious effect on the health of the public. For additional information, click on the image at right or on this link to the American College of Physicians’ fact sheet.
American Academy of Pediatrics Fact Sheet
Climate change not only affects the lives of children now, it has everything to do with their future. For information about kids’ health, click How Climate Change Affects Children: AAP Policy Explained, and visit the American Academy of Pediatrics’ website, HealthyChildren.org
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency provides immediate access to a cross-section of environmental data for any geographical location in the U.S. Access useful information about your air, water, energy choices, and ways to lessen the impacts of climate change at MyEnvironment.