Young and Regional

Climate-linked disease will be worse in regional Australia, health experts say

By James Tugwell and William Huynh
Updated November 11 2022 - 7:43am, first published November 3 2022 - 5:00am
GP Dr Michelle Hamrosi, pictured with her three children in their NSW south coast home, is worried about the health of the world they will inherit. Picture by James Tugwell

Dr Michelle Hamrosi was at her local markets on a scorching summer's day in 2018 when a 67-year-old stranger suffered a heat and exertion-induced cardiac arrest.