Air Pollution Speeds Up Aging Of Lungs And Increases Chronic Lung Disease Risk
Wednesday, 10 July 2019 () 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 chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
COPD is a long-term condition linked to reduced lung function that causes inflammation in the lungs and a narrowing of the...
Air pollution does a lot more damage to our lungs than scientists realized, according to a new study in Monday's European Respiratory Journal. Researchers found it ages lungs more quickly and putting..
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