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Air pollution linked to much greater risk of dementia, London-based study suggests

Added: 19.09.2018 2:48 | 17 views | 0 comments

A study has warned that air pollution may increase the risk of developing dementia in later life.

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Green space near home during childhood linked to fewer respiratory problems in adulthood

Added: 18.09.2018 23:05 | 17 views | 0 comments

Children who have access to green spaces close to their homes have fewer respiratory problems, such as asthma and wheezing, in adulthood, according to new research. In contrast, children who are exposed to air pollution are more likely to experience respiratory problems as young adults.

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Air pollution leads to cardiovascular diseases

Added: 18.09.2018 18:46 | 2 views | 0 comments

Scientists reviewed the mechanisms responsible for vascular damage from air pollution.

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Air Pollution Can Travel Into Mothers’ Placentas

Added: 17.09.2018 18:13 | 1 views | 0 comments

New research confirms what was previously a hypothesized link.

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Air pollution affects thyroid development in fetuses

Added: 17.09.2018 15:13 | 15 views | 0 comments

Soot and dust alters thyroid development in fetuses before they are born in smoggy cities, raising concern about health impacts later in life, new research shows. Scientists focused on more than 2,000 kids in smoggy Southern California as part of USC's ongoing Children's Health Study.

Air pollution particles found in mothers' placentas, new study finds

Added: 17.09.2018 12:49 | 11 views | 0 comments

London (CNN)Scientists believe they have discovered the first examples of air pollution traveling through the lungs of pregnant women and into their placentas, potentially reaching their fetuses. The study, presented at the European Respiratory Society International Congress in Paris, examined the placentas of five pregnant women in the United Kingdom and found that sooty particles had made their way into their placentas. "We do not know whether the particles we found could also move across into the fetus, but our evidence suggests that this is indeed possible," Dr. Norrice Liu, a pediatrician and clinical research fellow at Queen Mary...

We cannot breathe easily when deadly air threatens young children

Added: 16.09.2018 18:50 | 3 views | 0 comments

As a silent, faceless killer, air pollution is often ignored, but a young girl's tragic death may finally wake us up to this toxic threat

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Babies are at risk from air pollution but some pram designs can help

Added: 15.09.2018 18:11 | 1 views | 0 comments

Air pollution is worse for infants than adults. Here are the design features to look for in a pram to protect against it

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Babies are at risk from air pollution but some pram designs can help

Added: 15.09.2018 18:10 | 1 views | 0 comments

Air pollution is worse for infants than adults. Here are the design features to look for in a pram to protect against it

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