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What is climate change doing to our mental health?

grist.org — About a year ago, I started wondering about the impact of climate change on mental health. After all, depression is already the second leading cause of disability around the world, depression can be kicked off by stress, and watching the ocean inch up to your doorstep or seeing drought destroy your crops and take away your livelihood can be pretty nerve-racking.
Jul 28, 2014

What is climate change doing to our mental health? Nothing very good: grist.org/climate-energy…

Jul 28, 2014

RT @JimGandyWLTX: What is climate change doing to our mental health? flip.it/rgqww ; an interesting view. #ClimateMatters

Jul 28, 2014

What is climate change doing to our mental health? flip.it/rgqww ; an interesting view. #ClimateMatters

Gimme 8 percent of your lunch! You’re not going to eat it anyway

grist.org — When presented with a plate of delicious food, do you eat all of it? Every last bit? Is the plate pristine at the end of your eating session? Yes? Well, okay, you are a liar. A recent study in the International Journal of Obesity found that, on average, we eat 92 percent of the food on a plate.
Jul 28, 2014

Gimme 8 percent of your lunch! You’re not going to eat it anyway grist.org/list/gimme-8-p…