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Call for action on pollution as emissions linked to respiratory illnesses double

Study shows over the past five years industry doubled its emissions of a type of fine particle called PM10, linked to asthma and bronchitis

Environment and health groups have called for a rapid crackdown on air pollution after a new analysis showed that emissions of a key pollutant linked to respiratory illness have doubled over the past five years. 608 more words

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habits

It’s so easy to fall out of the habit of blogging. it’s already weird having a public diary and sharing your thoughts with anyone who feels like reading. 619 more words

China

Air pollution: We haven’t seen the stars in a while

The chief minister of what is today the most polluted city in the world suffers from a notorious asthmatic cough. While Arvind Kejriwal’s cough is widely discussed, what is not, and what should be, is the cause of his chronic ailment. 565 more words

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Indonesia, Malaysia compete over joint office for haze

Source: AsiaOne

Published on 31st March, 2015 by Margareth S. Aritonang

Indonesia is in a race with Malaysia for leadership of the upcoming ASEAN secretariat that will coordinate efforts to reduce transboundary air pollution caused by land and forest fires in the region. 434 more words

Policy

Why Exercising Outside Outweighs the Harmful Effects of Air Pollution

WEDNESDAY, April 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) — The health benefits of exercise appear to outweigh the potential harm of air pollution, according to a new study from Denmark. 311 more words

News & Views

Air pollution may be tied to anxiety

Women who live in areas with higher air pollution may also have higher anxiety, according to a new analysis.

“It’s a really interesting finding and definitely suggests that air pollution may be related to mental health,” said lead author Melinda C. 605 more words

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Air pollution and your health

Hi guys good morning! its the start of a new month its hard to believe we are one quarter of the way through 2015 i mean woah seems like time got fitted with a jetpack. 194 more words

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