September 11, 2018

The crucial connection: Climate change and health

... and ways to protect yourself and those you love

While we often hear about life-changing, climate-related events happening to the planet – like erratic weather patterns, sea level rise and droughts – one topic is often overlooked: What is the link between climate change and our health?

As the largest health care sponsor of this week’s Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco, Kaiser Permanente produced this video to illustrate the direct and indirect ways climate change is affecting the health and well-being of the human race.

Follow the news of the Global Climate Action Summit on Twitter with hashtags #GCAS2018 and #ClimateChangesHealth. And spread the word by sharing this video via your own social media channels.