Covid felt very real in the ER today, NWT friends. I hope very much that we will be able to turn this Covid wave into a small blip instead of the first uptick on an epic Northern event.
The Weather Network : Does breathing in wildfire smoke mean lung issues for life?
“After a record summer of heat and a dramatic season for wildfires, many Canadians have been forced to think about the future. Will unbearable heat and fires become a summertime theme in Canada, and if so, what does this mean for our health?”
Dr Kwadwo : Environmental Impact on Health, Advocacy & more, with Dr. Courtney Howard
“This is a truly inspiring episode.
Emergency physician and planetary health expert, Dr. Courtney Howard and I discuss how the environment is impacting global health and why it’s worth investing in. We also discuss the importance of physician advocacy.
Courtney is a legend!”
The Weather Network : Canada faces a smokier future, and health systems need to prepare: Report
“A new report into the rising health toll of longer and more intense wildfire seasons warns Canadian governments to take preparations seriously.”