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Physicians testify on climate and health
Posted On: October 18, 2017
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Boston area doctors from Physicians for Policy Action testified before Massachusetts state legislators in September in support of increasing the state’s Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS). An RPS is the foundation for clean energy markets and a...

EPA repeal of Clean Power Plan endangers health
Posted On: October 10, 2017
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Health Care Without Harm strongly opposes the Environmental Protection Agency’s repeal of the Clean Power Plan. If fully implemented, the Clean Power Plan would significantly reduce carbon emissions from the energy sector, while also...

One of our own named a Climate Hero
Posted On: September 28, 2017
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We are proud to offer Bill Ravanesi our sincerest congratulations for earning this prestigious award from Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2).Bill was recognized for co-leading the Health Care Without Harm team that helped Metro Boston hospitals...

Hospital battles hunger and disease in the Bronx  - with plants
Posted On: September 27, 2017
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[Medium] Could a change in dietary patterns help cardiac patients not only feel better while healing but set them on a path to long-term wellness? Is it possible to reduce or even reverse the symptoms of heart disease and Type 2 Diabetes?

Good News: US Consumer Product Safety Commission Votes to Warn Public About Halogenated Flame Retardants
Posted On: September 21, 2017
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On September 20 the US Consumer Product Safety Commission voted protect children and the general public from organo-halogen flame retardant chemicals linked to cancer, neurological deficits, hormone disruption and other health problems...

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