The Health Effects Of Climate Change In UK
Climate Change In UK
The Department of Health published an updated report of the Health Effects of Climate Change in the UK.
The original report was published by the Department of Health in 2002. Five years later, the new report takes into account up-to-date information and current predictions about climate change in the UK.
New information provided by the report shows that the UK population is adapting well to the increasing temperatures experienced since the 1970s, but heatwaves still pose a serious problem to health and they will become more frequent.
The main findings of the report include: