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Climate change can be hazardous to your health (Experts Alert)
| July 13, 2010
| Douglas Fischer
Posted on 07/13/2010 3:53:31 PM PDT by PROCON
From heat stress to sewage overflows, climate change promises to bring extreme weather that can throw our nation's ill-prepared public health infrastructure 'back to the 1890s,' according to experts.
Extreme weather induced by climate change has dire public health consequences, as heat waves threaten the vulnerable, storm runoff overwhelms city sewage systems and hotter summer days bake more pollution into asthma-inducing smog, scientists say.
The United States - to say nothing of the developed world - is unprepared for such conditions predicted by myriad climate models and already being seen today, warn climate researchers and public health officials.
(Excerpt) Read more at p.dailyclimate.org ...
TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: climatechangehoax; globalwarming
posted on 07/13/2010 3:53:35 PM PDT
The United States - to say nothing of the developed world - is unprepared for such conditions predicted by myriad climate models ...
Those 'climate models' couldn't even predict the PAST, when given the information that was already recorded! They obviously won't work for prognosticating the climate of the future.
posted on 07/13/2010 3:58:14 PM PDT
Experts. What don’t they know?
posted on 07/13/2010 4:01:51 PM PDT
(My hypocrisy goes only so far)
To: steelyourfaith; Tolerance Sucks Rocks
posted on 07/13/2010 4:03:50 PM PDT
(Independence Day + 9, Let's see how long it lasts!)
To: PROCON; Desdemona; grey_whiskers; proud_yank; Horusra; Thunder90; Dr. Bogus Pachysandra; ...
posted on 07/13/2010 4:10:40 PM PDT
("Release the Second Chakra !!!!!!!" ... Al Gore, 10/24/06)
The Pod People and the Borg Collective believe in Global Warming. They think that resistance is futile. Wrong...we are slowly winning. The lack of references to AGW during the recent east coast heat wave is an indication.
posted on 07/13/2010 5:05:13 PM PDT
(Mr. Gore, or is it Mr. Stone or Mr. Woody? Whatever, you're under arrest.)
Better a non-believer than a True Believer.
posted on 07/13/2010 5:22:48 PM PDT
(I don't have a superiority complex, I'm just better than you.)
Yawn. That's like, so, last decade.
Maybe there's something on teeeveee...
posted on 07/13/2010 6:31:49 PM PDT
(IranAzadi|5yst3m 0wn3d-it's N0t Y0ur5:SONY|Baseball is Boring|TV--it's NOT news you can trust)
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