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Environmental Health

  • By: DeMond Shondell Miller & Joel C. Yelin
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Environmental health is the subfield of public health that is concerned with assessing and controlling the impacts of people on their environment (including vegetation, other animals, and natural and historic landmarks) and the impacts of the environment on them. The ...

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