Vol 30, No 3 (2012)

Climate change and health

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Contents PDF

Editors comment

The elephant in the room PDF HTML
Bridget Farham 66

Guest editorial

Climate change, the threat of collapse and the opportunity for transformation PDF HTML
Bob Mash 67

Main articles

So what is so unsustainable about the global economy? PDF HTML
Mark Swilling 68-71
The South African burden of disease and climate change PDF HTML
Jonny Myers 72-75
Climate change and health systems PDF HTML
Louis Reynolds 76-79
Health lifestyle interventions and climate change PDF HTML
Bob Mash 80-83
Communities, climate change and the district health system PDF HTML
B Willems, N Cameron, B Mash 84-87

More about

The health profession and climate change: Advocacy needed PDF HTML
E J Coetzee 88-89
The carbon cycle PDF HTML
Louis Reynolds 89-91
How well are we teaching health science students about climate change and health? PDF HTML
Bob Mash 91-93


Mosquito with the potential to transmit West Nile virus found in Britain PDF HTML
Breast cancer mortality climbs with age at diagnosis in postmenopausal women PDF HTML
Cardiac arrests are rare during competitive long distance runs PDF HTML
Rational antibiotic prescribing PDF HTML

AIDS briefs

Men who have sex with men may now be the highest-risk group for HIV in Africa, IAVI study suggests PDF HTML
Bridget Farham 96-97

News bites

News Bites March 2012 PDF HTML
Chris Bateman 98-100

CPD Questionnaire

CPD Questionnaire March 2012 PDF