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Early deaths from pollution in the US total 200,000 annually

Those who live in a particularly smoggy city in the US are able to see the pollution that surrounds them on a daily basis. But a recent study from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) reveals that people who live in all types of environments are at risk of pollution-related death…
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Autism Risk Increases With Exposure To Air Pollution

Exposure to traffic-related air pollution, nitrogen dioxide, and particulate matter during pregnancy and during a child’s first year of life may be linked to a higher risk of autism. The finding came from University of Southern California (USC) and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles researchers and was published Online First by Archives of General Psychiatry, a JAMA Network publication…
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