Planetary Health

Planetary Health

The new scientific field of planetary health seeks to analyze how humans are influencing the planet, which in turn rebounds to affect humans. The field encompasses more than environmental science and ecology, and helps to explain pandemics and other illnesses, mass migration, food consumption, and other public health factors. Two experts explain.

17-52 Segment 1: Long Term Psychological Damage of Natural Disasters

Mega-storms such as Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria disrupt uncounted lives and leave psychological scars that can last for decades and recur every hurricane season.

Coming up on Radio Health Journal Show 17-52

A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-52.

17-43 Segment 2: Preparing for Disaster

Many people will have to deal with a natural disaster at some point in their lives. Two civil defense experts discuss how to be ready before it comes.

Coming Up On Radio Health Journal Show 17-43

A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-43.