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Public health: Doctors warn of climate impacts on medications

A small but growing number of doctors are warning that physicians need to pay more attention to the drugs they prescribe as climate change fuels more severe and frequent changes in temperature.

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Medication and high temperatures can be risky

Climate change is worsening heat waves, and too much heat can make an otherwise safe drug dangerous.
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