Air pollution appears to be linked to increased risk of developing dementia
According to a new study co-authored by Professor Frank Kelly, School of Population Health & Environmental Sciences, air pollution appears to be linked to an increased risk of...
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Young children exposed to indoor air pollution or cigarette smoke found to have increased risk of respiratory sickness
There are two things in the air that people know to be harmful: air pollution and tobacco smoke. While the particular dangers that each bring are well-documented, the same...
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Looking at ways to decrease agricultural greenhouse gas emissions by producing eco-friendly animal feed
Feeding livestock is very costly for the environment. To ensure our cattle, chickens, and pigs eat well - so that we, in turn, will also eat well - we cut down biodiverse...
1 day ago - Natural News
Children exposed to pollution on `toxic´ school run
A report by Unicef UK today warns that children in British cities are at risk from 'black carbon' - the sooty particles that are particularly linked to emissions of diesel cars.
1 day ago - Daily Mail
Air pollution may be responsible for 60,000 dementia cases in the UK
Scientists are concerned by nitrogen dioxide and sooty smog belched out by old diesel cars in the UK. The findings provide the strongest evidence so far that toxic fumes are...
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Growing up near a park cuts a person's risk of developing asthma
Researchers from Haukeland University Hospital, Norway, believe that green spaces, like parks and public gardens, offset the effects of air pollution, which worsens the risk of...
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Air pollution increases risk of dementia
A new study has shown that air pollution raises the risk of dementia. The risk remains among people of all ages find researchers.
2 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Dementia Incidence Tied to Air Pollution
London study finds 40% increased risk among adults living with poorer air quality
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Green space near home during childhood linked to fewer respiratory problems in adulthood
Children who have access to green spaces close to their homes have fewer respiratory problems, such as asthma and wheezing, in adulthood, according to new research. In...
2 days ago - ScienceDaily
Air Pollution at Key Stages of Pregnancy Affects Fetal Thyroid
Exposures to ambient particulate matter, particularly in mid-pregnancy, are linked to increases in newborn total thyroxine measures. Medscape Medical News
2 days ago - Medscape
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Artificial Intelligence can Help Doctors Diagnose Lung Disease Accurately
Artificial intelligence or AI correctly interprets lung function test results and helps pulmonologists diagnose lung disease in patients.
Neuroscientist reveals the five ways you can boost your boring commute
Neuroscientist Dr Liron Jacobson works at Peak Labs in London and has shared five ways you can improve your mind during your commute. And none of them involve scrolling on...
New Study Reports Poor Physical and Mental Health in Rural Borderland...
Poor mental and physical health is seen among American rural borderline communities due to the impact of high stress.
New Fatty Acids Can Slow Down an Over Reactive Immune System
New type of fatty acid identified can slow down the overreactive immune system which may lead to potential treatments for the disease
TINY Cancer Detection Tool Proves Effective as Kaposi Sarcoma-associated...
New TINY cancer detection device shows promise as a Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus detector.
Even the Best Healthcare Facilities Can Do More to Fight Infections: Study
Providing evidence-based infection prevention and control strategies can help reduce healthcare-associated infections by up to 55 percent, reveals a new study.
New urine test measures stress-related cell damage, revealing your risk for...
Most people judge a person's age by the presence of grey hair, wrinkle lines, age spots and other visible signs. But do you know that a person may have lots of grey hair but...
Deep Vein Thrombosis: Fresh Insights
Patients who received immediate compression therapy were 20 percent less likely to develop residual vein occlusion and 8 percent less likely to suffer post thrombotic syndrome...
Controversial study claims human memory cells do not grow throughout life...
Until the early 1980s, scientists accepted the findings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal - the father of modern neuroscience - that adult brains do not experience neurogenesis, the...
9-Year-Old Boy Brings A Handgun And Ammunition To School
A fellow student alerted a teacher to the handgun in the boy's backpack This week, a nine-year-old boy was caught possessing a gun at his Las Vegas elementary school. It's 2018...