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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC (2021)   C_CDC


Climate change also affects human health by increasing the frequency and intensity of extreme heat events. Increases in the overall temperature of the atmosphere and oceans associated with climate change cause changes in wind, moisture, and heat circulation patterns. These changes contribute to shifts in extreme weather events, including extreme heat events.

Extreme heat and health,  Health and climate change,  preventive measures,  United States,  Leaflet,