Forskartorget: Climate and health in Skellefteå over 200 years
Climate and weather have always had a powerful impact on human life, causing prosperity, but also harvest failures and epidemics. Was a cold winter worst, or a mild one? Did more children die after a rainy autumn? Was a bad harvest the link between climate and mortality?Medverkande: Barbara Schumann, med. dr i epidemiologi, Institutionen för folkhälsa och klinisk medicin, Umeå universitet.