Environmental Medicine focuses on the interaction between your surroundings and heath, including indoor/outdoor air quality, water quality, and exposure to heavy metals and toxic chemicals.
Human health is directly affected by both internal and external conditions. You can work on your internal state of health with diet, exercise, and stress management, but what about your external environment? Environmental medicine focuses on the interaction between your surroundings and your health and targets triggers such as outdoor and indoor air quality, water quality, exposure to heavy metals and more, which can lead to a host of symptoms and diseases, affecting any system in the body.
Environmental medicine is available at the SCNM Medical Center.
Environmental medicine can help with: