Posts Tagged ‘Health’

Ocean Warming Triggers Bacteria Outbreak

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

A new report has linked global warming to a bacteria outbreak in Northern Europe.

A group of international scientists discovered a correlation between the number of Vibrio infections, a type of bacteria that causes foodborne illnesses, and the warming Baltic Sea.  Findings show that for each year the sea surface temperature rose by one-degree, Vibrio cases increased by nearly 200 percent.

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