Skip to main content


View Menu ⇧
Close Menu

Five on Friday: Climate Change Fuels Valley Fever

Printer-friendly version

Five on Friday: Climate Change Fuels Valley Fever


It’s summer solstice! Before you head out to enjoy an extra-long light-filled evening, take a moment to read five of the news pieces that we shared among ourselves here at MCN this week.



Parent holding baby's feet


Karen shared a piece from Australia, “High Stillbirth Rates in Migrant and Refugee Women Can Be Prevented.” She also sent an article about what happens when a migrant child crosses the border.

bar divider


A crowd of people crossing the street


Alma shared a Washington Post article, “‘The American Dream has turned into hell’: Juarez scrambles before U.S. dumps migrants.

bar divider


Farmworkers working in field


Amy couldn’t help logging in during her vacation to send this Civil Eats article, “Climate-Change Fueled Valley Fever Hits Farmworkers Hard.” Karen also sent the NBC News video on the same topic, which features an interview with a Central Valley farmworker and clinician.


bar divider


Climate Grief


Amy also shared, “Migrant child died after release from detention, attorneys group alleges.”

Claire sent, “'Climate Grief': The Growing Emotional Toll of Climate Change.”

bar divider


Puerto Rican aid worker holds baby


Marysel forwarded this article (in Spanish) about how community health centers saved lives after Hurricane Maria.


Have a safe and healthy weekend.

Email Us  Share with us on Facebook  Tweet Us  LinkedIn  LinkedIn  Click here to contribute

Like what you see? Amplify our collective voice with a contribution.
Got some good news to share? Contact us on our social media pages above.

Return to the main blog page or sign up for blog updates here.

Contact Us