by Richard V. Crume
English | 2019 | ISBN: 1440861714 | 321 Pages | PDF | 3.73 MB
Living in an urban environment can have a major influence-both positive and negative-on one’s physical health and mental well-being. This book examines more than 20 key issues related to city living and what’s being done to address them.
Focuses on an area of public health that is of increasing importance, as urbanization rates continue to rise around the world
Provide real-world insights for readers through interviews with experts working in urban areas across the globe
Illustrates in city case studies how particular metropolitan areas around the world are working to address particular urban health issues
Offers readers living in cities practical suggestions for staying healthy and avoiding urban hazards such as air and noise pollution