“Climate Change Could Kill Half a Million by 2050”

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http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-03-02/climate-change-to-kill-half-a-million-by-2050-as-food-supply-hit

The impact of climate change on food supplies and diets may cause half a million more deaths in the next few decades, a University of Oxford study showed.

At least 500,000 extra people will probably die by 2050 from health effects related to warming temperatures and dietary changes, according to a study from the Oxford Martin Programme on the Future of Food published in U.K. medical journal The Lancet.

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