Healthcare systems pledge action against climate change

Healthcare systems pledge action against climate change

It’s an industry tasked with maintaining wellness, but it turns out the healthcare sector, worldwide, is a major contributor to climate change -- and thus to the negative health effects caused by rising temperatures and extreme weather.
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