Deadly Illness in Nicaragua Baffles Experts

in 2014, Daniel Brooks, New York Times, Newsmakers, School of Public Health
May 9th, 2014

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Daniel Brooks, School of Public Health

During the harvest season, when exhausted workers spend seven days a week cutting sugar cane, the signs of illness were hard to spot at first…

Expert quote:

“We don’t know if this is the tip of the iceberg yet. If this is heat stress and the climate is changing in the direction of getting hotter over time, are we seeing something that will happen much more in the future and maybe extend its geographic range?”

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