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Amazing plant based foods, beautiful day, lots of great friends with passion to celebrate food and planet!Details of the event here
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PSR Maine released their updated report Death by Degrees: The Health Crisis of Climate Change in Maine in 2015. PSR Maine's new report, is an update to their original report of the same name released in 2000, which was considered groundbreaking at the time. In the 15 years since, other healthcare professionals, policy makers, and citizens have grown increasingly concerned about the health threats of climate change. "This report makes it clear that climate change is affecting the health of people all across Maine, sometimes severely," said Karen D'Andrea, PSR Maine Executive Director. "We can all play a part in mitigating climate change. The medical professionals and health advocates of PSR Maine are calling for action on climate change."
"If we are going to live so intimately with these chemicals eating and drinking them, taking them into the very marrow of our bones - we had better know something about their nature and their power." Rachel CarsonMore on Toxic Chemicals »
The abolition of nuclear weapons has been the core goal of PSR since its founding in 1961. Tremendous gains have been made since that time, but still thousands of U.S. nuclear missiles remain on hair trigger.More on Nuclear Weapons »
“Climate change is the biggest global health threat of the 21st century.” The Lancet, 2015More on Climate Change »
Op-ed from Peter Wilk, MD and Constance Jordan, MSN, ANP, PMHNPSource: Bangor Daily News
Letter to the editor from PSR Maine's Douglas Dransfield, M.D.Source: Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinal
Maine Voices op-ed, Kathryn E. Bourgoin, M.DSource: Portland Press Herald
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PSR Maine released their updated report Death by Degrees: The Health Crisis of Climate Change in Maine on Thursday, June 18. PSR Maine's new report is an update to their original report of the same name released in 2000, which was considered groundbreaking at the time. Read more »
PSR Board Member Dr. Ira Helfand speaks on nuclear weapons at the 2014 World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates in Rome. Read more »