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Australia’s new National Preventive Health Strategy must include climate change, 30 health groups say

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A new strategy aimed at improving the health of Australians must include the impacts of climate change, according to 30 prominent health groups.Experts say the impact of climate change is being ignored despite predictions that it will lead to 85 deaths per 100,000 people globally per year by the end of the century – more than are currently killed by all infectious diseases across the world.
Climate and Health Alliance Executive Director Fiona Armstrong said climate change would see thousands mo…

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