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Air Pollution Can Shrink Brain, Lead To Dementia


Health & Wellness  (tags: air pollution, health, brain, dementia )

Kathryn
- 1511 days ago - ibtimes.com
The World Health Organization has noted fine particulate matter affects more people than any other pollutant, and exposure can lead to serious disease and death. The pollutants can contribute to narrowing of the arteries that supply blood to the brain.



   

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Teresa W (782)
Sunday April 26, 2015, 11:40 am
Not very surprising, but thank you.
 

Sue Matheson (79)
Sunday April 26, 2015, 12:56 pm
thanks
 

donna m (97)
Sunday April 26, 2015, 3:39 pm
noted, thanks for sharing
 

Animae C (509)
Sunday April 26, 2015, 4:40 pm
Not shocked!

T.Y. Kathryn
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday April 26, 2015, 4:57 pm
Duh...of course among other things...thx Kathryn
 

Freya H (345)
Sunday April 26, 2015, 5:40 pm
This may not be the only cause, but I would not be surprised if it was one of many things leading to many sorts of brain damage.
 

Janet B (0)
Sunday April 26, 2015, 6:29 pm
Thanks
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Monday April 27, 2015, 12:45 am
ty
 

Roberto MARINI (88)
Monday April 27, 2015, 1:01 am
this is a very shocking news
 

Kerstin Strobl (123)
Monday April 27, 2015, 1:06 am
thank you for sharing
 

Past Member (0)
Monday April 27, 2015, 5:14 am
No time to waste
 

Birgit W (160)
Monday April 27, 2015, 2:43 pm
Noted.
 

Julie W (33)
Tuesday April 28, 2015, 4:08 am
So glad I live where there are lots of trees to clean the air. Not that this is a big surprise!
 

Nimue Michelle P (339)
Friday May 1, 2015, 9:28 pm
No surprise.
 

Sayenne H (92)
Wednesday May 6, 2015, 4:30 am
More trees, we need more trees
 

Sergio Padilla (65)
Thursday June 18, 2015, 1:45 pm
Thank you, for sure it cannot have a positive effect.
 
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