advertisement
25 October 2010

We are destroying our planet one bite at a time

The World Wide Fund for Nature’s Living Planet Report says as a species, we are destroying our planet one bite at a time.

Did you know that there are 1.8 billion people that use the internet, yet there are still 1 billion that do not have an adequate supply of fresh water?

These figures, and many more statistics, were given to reporters at the World Wide Fund for Nature’s (WWF) Living Planet Report 2010 functions which took place in Johannesburg and Cape Town on 13 October.

 
NEXT ON HEALTH24X
advertisement

Read Health24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
3 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Live healthier

Lifestyle »

E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know

E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places.

Allergy »

Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives

A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.