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Delhi's clean air challenge Jun 16, 3:18 pm
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): It is good that deadly air pollution in Delhi has become national headline. But it is bad that we are failing to deal with it and find answers that are commensurate with the scale of the problem. It is time to understand what we have done and the actions we need to take urgently and decisively.
'Polluted air' can reduce white matter in our brains Jun 16, 9:33 am
Washington, June 16 (ANI): In a new study, scientist have claimed that air pollution could cut down the white matter in our brains.
Washington, Jun 7 (ANI): A new study has linked air pollution below EPA standards with higher death rates.
Delhi Govt. introduces mechanical road sweepers Jun 4, 9:11 pm
New Delhi, June 4 (ANI): The Delhi Government introduced mechanical road sweepers in the national capital to effectively control air pollution and keep the city clean.
Allergies? You may want to blame childhood pollution exposure May 10, 3:27 pm
Washington, May 10 (ANI): A per a new study, exposure to outdoor air pollution during the first year of life increases the risk of developing allergies to food, mould, pets and pests.
Air pollution triggers asthma in urban India, warn experts May 4, 11:16 am
Kochi, May 4 (ANI): Higher levels of air pollution in urban India poses a threat to a large population of adults and children, exposing them to pulmonary diseases, like asthma, medical experts have warned ahead of World Asthma Day, which is observed on May 5.
Exposure to air pollution for long could damage your brain Apr 24, 10:58 am
Washington, April 24 (ANI): If you are a middle aged or older, and are exposed to polluted air longer durations, you may be at risk of damaging your brain.
Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): A new study has examined that air pollution levels are linked to a dangerous narrowing of neck arteries that occurs prior to strokes.
Exercise can reverse harmful effects of air pollution Mar 31, 11:55 am
Washington, March 31 (ANI): Add another advantage to the benefits of doing exercise, as new study has claimed that working out outweighs the harmful effects of air pollution.
Exposure to air pollution increases risk of anxiety and stroke Mar 25, 11:08 am
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): A new study has examined that air pollution is linked to increased risk of anxiety and stroke.
How air pollution, climate change make your allergies worse revealed Mar 23, 11:07 am
Washington, Mar.23 (ANI): A new has provided a deeper insight into air pollution and climate change that are involved in the increasing prevalence of allergies worldwide.
France temporarily bans 'even-numbered plates from roads' to curb spiking pollution level Mar 22, 1:17 pm
Melbourne, March 22 (ANI): Starting Monday, Paris will only see cars having odd-numbered plates rolling on the roads.
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): A new study has found that higher levels of traffic related air pollution around schools leads to slower cognitive development in 7-10-year-old children.
Air pollution boosts risk of detrimental impact to children's brain Feb 12, 10:06 am
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): Children living in cities are at risk of harmful impacts to their brains, as a new study claims that air pollution could cause short-term memory loss and lower IQ.
High exposure to air pollution increases pregnancy complications Dec 29, 2:26 pm
Washington, Dec 29 (ANI): A new study has revealed that new evidence linking high exposure to air pollution to an increased risk of congenital malformations have been discovered.
Prenatal exposure to air pollution ups child's autism risk Dec 19, 2:02 pm
Washington, Dec 19 (ANI): A new study has revealed that women who are exposed to high levels of fine particulate matter specifically during pregnancy-particularly during the third trimester-may face up to twice the risk of having a child with autism than mothers living in areas with low particulate matter.
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): A new study has found that driving vehicles that use electricity made from clean, renewable energy instead of gasoline can actually push down death rates due to air pollution by as much as 70 percent.
Birmingham (UK), Dec.2 (ANI): As the cold weather sets in, a quantitative analysis on particulate matter (PM) in Delhi has highlighted that residents are exposed to significantly higher levels of air pollutants in the Indian capital during winter than in summer.
Vehicles older than 15 years not to ply in Delhi: NGT Nov 27, 8:57 am
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has passed the order that all the petrol and diesel vehicles older than 15 years would not be permitted to ply on the national capital's road.
Exposure to tobacco smoke and roadway air pollution leads to obesity development in kids Nov 13, 10:37 am
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that exposure to tobacco smoke and near-roadway air pollution contributes to the development of obesity.
Indoor air pollution turning fatal for Indian kids Nov 8, 10:37 am
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): A new study has indicated that children in India who were exposed to more indoor pollutants had increased levels of asthma and allergic rhinitis (hay fever).
Childhood leukemia and air pollution linked, say scientists Nov 2, 11:02 am
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): Researchers have suggested a theory in which a previously reported risk of leukemia among children born close to overhead power lines could be caused by an alteration to surrounding air pollution.
Beijing, Oct 11 (ANI): China's capital Beijing was blanketed by thick smog on Thursday, putting the city on a higher air pollution alert from yellow to orange and forcing its dirtiest factories to cut fumes by 30 percent.
Air pollution behind decline in monsoon rains Oct 2, 2:42 pm
Washington, Oct 2 (ANI): A new study has shown that it maybe human induced air pollution that has caused a decline in the annual monsoon rainfall over the past 50 years.
Traffic pollution can make older people fat Sep 15, 12:16 pm
Washington, Sep 15 (ANI): A new study has recently associated the increased levels of obesity-related hormone leptin, among older adults, with the higher exposure to traffic related air pollution.
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