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Nurses rise to the climate challenge
Posted On: February 1, 2019
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Over the past decade, Robbi Hagelberg has developed a growing awareness of how climate change is impacting the health of her family and her community in Stillwater, Minn.

Health care ‘screens and intervenes’ to tackle hunger
Screening for hunger
Posted On: January 29, 2019
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Community members, 40 food assistance organizations, and health systems partner on a “screen and intervene” initiative connecting food-insecure patients with healthy, local food.

Connecting the dots between the environment and health: A nursing student's story
Posted On: January 30, 2019
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Philip Pape first learned about global warming from Al Gore’s “An Inconvenient Truth” in 2006 – but unlike many who were inspired by the film, Pape was only 10 years old.

Opportunities to honor leaders at CleanMed Nasvhille
Posted On: January 18, 2019
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Every year, innovative people and projects are honored at CleanMed, the premier national conference for leaders in health care sustainability. Apply or nominate a colleague or health system today to help get the recognition they deserve.

The planet’s prescription is on your plate
Posted On: January 17, 2019
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By 2050, nearly 10 billion people will live on the planet. Can we produce enough food sustainably? New reports and initiatives show us how.

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