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Air pollution is linked to diabetes

Posted on Jul 2, 2018 by A4W Contributor

Who would have thought that, even at seemingly low levels, air pollution would be linked to diabetes?...

How air pollution affects children’s brains

Posted on Mar 14, 2018 by A4W Contributor

A growing baby’s exposure to so-called 'safe' levels of air pollution is linked to brain abnormalities that may ...

Air pollution alerts inadequate in protecting public health

Posted on Feb 8, 2018 by A4W Contributor

The air quality alert programme in Toronto (Canada) had limited effects in protecting the public’s health from air ...

Traffic air pollution puts unborn babies’ health at risk

Posted on Dec 8, 2017 by A4W Contributor

Experts warn that traffic air pollution could be having a detrimental impact on unborn babies' health...

Osteoporosis linked to air pollution

Posted on Nov 13, 2017 by A4W Contributor

Research has found a link between air pollution and osteoporosis-related loss of bone mineral density and risk of ...

Air pollution may harm kidneys

Posted on Oct 2, 2017 by A4W Contributor

Researchers say that outdoor air pollution may increase the risk of chronic kidney disease and contribute to kidney ...

How to cut in-car air pollution

Posted on Aug 14, 2017 by A4W Contributor

For many, the commute to and from work is stressful. In addition, increasing air pollution makes the trip ...

Air pollution can cut your life short by 10 years

Posted on Jul 5, 2017 by A4W Contributor

When the air doesn't smell quite right, we hardly give it a second thought. However, air pollution can ...

Study: Air pollution among top 10 stroke risks

Posted on Jun 10, 2016 by AFP - Relax News

Air pollution has been fingered as a major contributor to death and disability caused by stroke, especially in ...

How air pollution affects the heart

Posted on May 26, 2016 by A4W Contributor

Living in an area with a high level of air pollution? A study has found that air pollution ...

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