Thursday, April 25, 2013

Air pollution linked with thickening of the artieries, cardiovascular problems

Air pollution has been linked to heart attacks, strokes and atherosclerosis ("hardening of the arteries"), thanks to research published on Tuesday in PLOS Medicine. The study found that high concentrations of fine particulate air...
Effects over time at varying levels of average residential PM2.5 concentrations exceeding the city average during the follow-up period.

http://www.examiner.com/article/air-pollution-linked-with-thickening-o