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Dirty Air Cuts Millions of Lives Short Worldwide: Study

Dirty Air Cuts Millions of Lives Short Worldwide: Study

TUESDAY, March 3, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Worldwide, air pollution may be shortening people’s life expectancy by an average of three years, according to new estimates. Researchers calculate that air pollution actually has a bigger impact on life expectancy than tobacco smoking, HIV/AIDS or violence. While that might …

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Air pollution has major impact on children in sport, study warns | Environment

Britain’s future sporting performance could be hampered by air pollution because some training grounds are in areas with dangerously high pollution levels, a report has revealed. The Breathe GB study analysed pollution levels at 94 sporting sites, with one of the highest recorded levels at Birmingham’s Perry Park, host of …

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