The Caribbean’s ‘Worst Medical Crisis Ever’ - a Climate Change-Driven Dengue Outbreak Number of cases in the Americas "is approaching 3 million with at least 1,372 recorded deaths— the highest number of cases on record." #ClimateCrisis #health #Caribbean
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A Climate Change-Driven Dengue Outbreak Has Been Described As The Caribbean’s ‘Worst Medical Crisis Ever’
Climate change has warmed the Caribbean environment and shortened the mosquito breeding cycle🦟dramatically increasing cases of #Dengue, reports in 🌎
"Researchers predict that rising temps & unpredictable rainfall patterns will result in #dengue migrating to countries outside of the tropics, causing an addl 500M ppl around the world to be at risk of contracting similar diseases over the next 30 yrs."
"the number of individuals in the Americas having contracted the mosquito-borne virus is approaching 3 million with at least 1,372 recorded deaths— the highest number of cases on record."