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Air pollution puts children at higher risk of disease in adulthood

7 days ago   |   By ScienceDaily

First of its kind study reveals evidence that early exposure to dirty air alters genes in a way that could lead to adult heart disease, among other ailments. The findings could change the way medical experts and parents think about the air children breathe and inform clinical interventions.
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Exposure to Air Pollution Levels can be Deadly for Elderly

Exposure to Air Pollution Levels can be Deadly for Elderly

7 days ago   |   By Medindia Health

Long-term exposure to low levels of air pollution can increase the risk of heart attack, stroke, atrial fibrillation and pneumonia among people ages 65 and older.
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