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Air Pollution Linked To Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: What Parents Need To Know

Air pollution could be linked to sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), also known as cot death, a study has found.

The research, carried out by University of Birmingham and funded by The Lullaby Trust, found evidence suggesting an association between SIDS and exposure to airborne pollutants: PM10 and nitrous dioxide (NO2). 

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The Delhi Smog

The Delhi Smog has been one of the major examples of Air Pollution in the country till date. This issue has been happening for a couple of years. 631 more words


Chester County Gets 'F' Air Quality Grade In New Study

By Justin Heinze, Phoenixville Patch, Apr 19, 2018

The American Lung Association released its “State of the Air 2018” report and gave Chester County an F grade for ozone pollution. 93 more words

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Four Oregon cities among nation’s worst for air pollution

Four Oregon metro areas are among the 50 worst nationwide for air pollution spikes, a new report from American Lung Association finds.

Eugene ranks 24th for short-term particle pollution — spikes lasting hours to days that increase the risk of heart attacks, strokes and cardiovascular disease. 11 more words

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Spain gets blame for high air pollution levels forecast in UK today

HIGH air pollution levels that have been forecast in parts of the UK today have been blamed on ‘toxic air’ from the south of Europe.

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DENR-CAR plans to add air monitoring equipment

Tourism is a double-edged sword in the Cordillera region. As the number of tourists increases so does the number of cars in the streets.

To address the concern on air pollution, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) plans to add air quality monitoring equipment in Cordillera. 309 more words

Lung Association: Bay Area Air Quality Among Worst In Nation

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – The Bay Area has some of the worst air quality in the nation but numbers have gradually improved over the last few years, the American Lung Association said in a report released Wednesday. 187 more words