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Ask President Obama to announce concrete actions for disarmament.
Student PSR believes that individual and community health are intrinsically linked to the health of the environment; in order to improve our own health, we develop a more sustainable relationship with the environment. As health professionals in training, we are in a unique position to highlight the medical problems caused by environmental degradation. Through education and advocacy, SPSR addresses a wide range of environmental issues at the local, regional and national level.
Today's announcement represents an important step towards protecting our communities from hazardous oil and gas industry emissions and more climate change acceleration.
The Gates Foundation has now sold most of its fossil fuel stock after pressure from the Gates Divest campaign, including letters from Washington PSR on the health impacts of climate change.Source: Investor Ideas
PSR Philadelphia's Dr. Walter Tsou explains the dangers of fracked wastewater contaminating drinking wells after flooding in Texas.Source: El Paso Times
Children are often left out of the conversation on climate change, but sadly they will bear a disproportionate share of the burdens brought on by our warming planet. Read more »
The reframing of cigarette smoke as a public health issue was a turning point in the tobacco wars. Can the same happen with climate change? Panel discussion featuring PSR's Dr. Bob Gould. Read more »
Our second train-the-trainer lecture reviews new research on endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) and how to counsel patients on reducing day to day exposures. Speaker: Dr. Johanna Congleton. Read more »
A letter signed by PSR and partner groups on a bioenergy amendment to the Energy Policy and Modernization that would undermine the EPA's ability to regulate greenhouse gases. Read more »
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Tell Congress to make TSCA reform as strong as possible.
Sign our petition today telling the oil and natural gas industries to come clean about their non-disclosure agreements that gag victims harmed by fracking.
The Toolkit is a combination of easy-to-use reference guides for health providers and user-friendly health education materials on preventing exposures to toxic chemicals and other substances that affect infant and child health. Read more »
PSR tabling materials for outreach at students and informational fairs Read more »
Please make use of this great resource explaining the basics of climate change: what it is, why its happening, and what we can do to stop it. This flyer is great to use at tabling events for the general public, and doubles as an attractive poster when unfolded. Read more »