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Study of exhaust particles hints at Alzheimer’s risk

Study of exhaust particles hints at Alzheimer’s risk

🕔00:12, 7.Sep 2016

PARIS: Microscopic particles, possibly from air pollution, have been found in human brain tissue, according to a new study which flagged an Alzheimer’s risk. 

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Air pollution tied to high blood pressure risk

Air pollution tied to high blood pressure risk

🕔23:46, 1.Jun 2016

Short and long-term exposure to air pollution from vehicle exhaust or burning coal is associated with high blood pressure, according to a review of 17 studies.

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Four Indian cities ranked worst in world for air pollution

Four Indian cities ranked worst in world for air pollution

🕔13:07, 12.May 2016

NEW DELHI: India is home to four of the five cities in the world with the worst air pollution, the World Health Organization said on Thursday.

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Millions die from air pollution, mainly in China, India

Millions die from air pollution, mainly in China, India

🕔22:42, 14.Feb 2016

WASHINGTON: Air pollution kills more than 5.5 million people around the world each year, with over half of those deaths occurring in fast-growing China and India, researchers said.

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Some important facts related to environment- (UNEP)

Some important facts related to environment- (UNEP)

🕔12:03, 5.Jun 2015

Here are some facts obtained from the official website of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

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“Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care”- World Environment Day today

“Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care”- World Environment Day today

🕔11:16, 5.Jun 2015

June 5th is marked globally each year as ‘World Environment Day.’ On this day, inhabitants of our planet across the globe are educated as to the environmental hazards we face and are encouraged to adopt a more positive approach in securing our environment.

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