Infectious diseases are affected by climate change

Infectious diseases are affected by climate change

© Climate Change 1995, Impacts, adaptations and mitigation of climate change: scientific-technical analyses, working group 2 to the second assessment report of the IPCC, UNEP, and WMO, Cambridge Press University, 1996.

Infective agents and their vector organisms are sensitive to factors such as temperature, surface water, humidity, wind, soil moisture, and changes in forest distribution.

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