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The Daily Digest: When Healthcare is Harming the Planet

22-Jan-19 14:30

The Daily Digest: When Healthcare is Harming the Planet

The US healthcare sector would rank seventh in terms of greenhouse gas emissions if it were a country. How is it that those who are meant to be saving lives are actually making our planet sick? We delve into the dark side of healthcare - its contribution to climate change - and what can be done moving forward.

Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek

Presented by: Tee Shiao Eek, Tina Carmillia and Sharmilla Ganesan


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Categories:  EnvironmentScienceHealth PolicyDiseases and ConditionsMental HealthHealthy LivingFitnessSocial Issues

Tags:  hospitalsfossil fuelshealth emergencysustainabilitycarbon footprintmedical wasteHealthcare Without HarmDaily DigestBigger Picture





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