alan barreca writes for the national interest: the real risks of being pregnant during the summer

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Alan Barreca Writes for The National Interest: The Real Risks of Being Pregnant During the Summer

“I’m an economist who has spent much of my decadelong career investigating how weather affects human health, with a focus on child and maternal health. I got started down this career path in 2008 because I wanted to understand why infant health is much worse today in hotter parts of the U.S., like Louisiana. Now, I work on these issues to help identify unknown health-related threats from climate change.” — Alan Barreca