DEA - Doctors for the environment
  • Coal and Health: Action Update

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    Read More | Posted in: CoalHealth & Environment | 30 December 2012 - Benjamin
  • Unconventional Gas (CSG/Shale Gas) Mining and Health Information

    DEA has presented evidence to two parliamentary committees that it considers the current level of assessment, monitoring and regulation of CSG exploration and mining activities to be inadequate to protect the health of current and future generations of Australians. There is the potential for public health…

    Read More | Posted in: Health & EnvironmentUnconventional Gas | 11 September 2012 - Joy
  • Climate Change Health Check 2020

    This report was developed by DEA committee members Dr Graeme Horton and Prof Tony McMichael. ...

    Read More | Posted in: Climate ChangeHealth & Environment | 09 April 2011 - Benjamin
  • Greening our prescriptions

    This article is authored by Dr Rosemary Stanton OAM, member of DEA Scientific Advisory Committee, nutritionist and Visiting Fellow in the School of Medical Sciences at the University of New South Wales.   It highlights environmental factors which can help motivate our patients to eat healthily.…

    Read More | Posted in: Health & Environment | 26 August 2010 - admin
  • Election Manifesto on the Health Impacts of Coal Pollution and Renewable Energy

    Governments are rightly concerned about the delivery of health services through hospitals and clinics. Equally important is the prevention of ill health (preventative medicine) through such measures as vaccination, cessation of smoking, healthy life style and removal of carcinogens and pollutants from…

    Read More | Posted in: Health & Environment | 19 July 2010 - David Shearman