Back to the Basics

We are going back to basics through our new mini-series on climate and health. This week we are talking about climate change. Climate is often confused with weather. Let’s get to the bottom of this once and for all. Weather is what you get daily. If you look out your window and see that it’s raining, you are describing today’s weather. Rain, snow, wind, hurricanes, tornadoes — these are all weather events. Climate change is what you observe in a particular region over a long