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Right In Your Backyard: Climate Change Threatens Health

August 5, 2011 by Kim Knowlton
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Now consumers have access to a new tool called “Climate Change Threatens Health.” These pages (www.nrdc.org/climatemaps ) bring the effects of climate change down to the local level. Users can zoom in on 5 US maps, see how their health is vulnerable to climate change, and learn about what’s needed to protect their families and reduce climate change.[read more]

Social Media Meets Healthcare On HealthworksCollective.com

May 2, 2011 by Robin Carey

Here on the The Energy Collective we cover all aspects of energy policy. We’re proud to take on another big, and globally significant business conversation: How to deliver quality healthcare to as many people on the planet as possible. Today marks the official launch of HealthWorksCollective, our tenth community at Social Media Today....[read more]

Discord on [Climate Change] dulls luster of new pacts; Allies sour on effort as Obama woos industry

July 9, 2009 by Joseph Romm

Okay, I replaced the words “Health Care” with “Climate Change” in the headline borrowed from the second lead story of the Washington Post today.  But the sausage-making-ain’t-pretty message of that story is déjà vu all over again: The Obama administration, hoping to boost its health-care reform effort with financial concessions from...[read more]