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Air pollution caused 400,000 premature European deaths in 2016: EU agency

Added: 16.10.2019 10:16 | 6 views | 0 comments

Poor air quality caused about 400,000 premature deaths in Europe in 2016, the most recent year data is available, and almost every city-dwelling European is exposed to pollution levels that exceed healthy levels, according to a report on Wednesday.


High levels of air pollution seem to be linked to early miscarriages

Added: 14.10.2019 16:00 | 19 views | 0 comments

Pregnant women who live and work in places with a lot of air pollution appear to be more likely to experience missed miscarriages

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Air Pollution Is Linked to Miscarriages in China, Study Finds

Added: 14.10.2019 16:00 | 21 views | 0 comments

A new study published on Monday adds to growing evidence of the negative health effects of air pollution on pregnant women and their fetuses.

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EPA scientists to release air pollution report despite being fired a year ago

Added: 12.10.2019 2:19 | 21 views | 0 comments

“In the history of the agency this has never happened. The new panel is unqualified and the new panel has said they were unqualified,” said a former EPA official.

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Low level exposure to air pollution is harmful, mouse model shows

Added: 10.10.2019 17:38 | 5 views | 0 comments

Scientists investigating the effect of air pollution on lung health, in an animal model, have concluded that even low levels of exposure can have a detrimental effect on the lungs. They say the results have implications for government agencies responsible for urban planning.

Air pollution speeds up aging of the lungs and increases chronic lung disease risk

Added: 10.10.2019 17:38 | 4 views | 0 comments

A study of more than 300,000 people has found that exposure to outdoor air pollution is linked to decreased lung function and an increased risk of developing COPD. Lung function normally declines as we age, but the new research suggests that air pollution may contribute to the ageing process and adds to the evidence that breathing in polluted air harms the lungs.

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Air pollution can turn men bald by destroying a hair growth protein, scientists say

Added: 09.10.2019 20:17 | 5 views | 0 comments

Air pollution on busy roads has been linked to baldness in men as particles in exhaust fumes destroy a hair growth protein, scientists have found.

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Exposure to air pollution in pregnancy does not increase symptoms of attention-deficit

Added: 25.06.2018 17:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

A study of 30,000 children from seven European countries found no association between prenatal exposure to air pollution and symptoms of attention-deficit and hyperactivity.

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Air pollution linked to cardiovascular disease; air purifiers may lessen impact

Added: 15.08.2017 14:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

Exposure to high levels of air pollution increased stress hormone levels and negative metabolic changes in otherwise healthy, young adults in a recent study conducted in China.


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