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Risk of Multiple Sclerosis High in Urbanites due to Air Pollution

Air pollution could be a risk factor for the development of multiple sclerosis (MS), say researchers, adding that MS risk was 29 per cent...

Here’s How You Can Reduce Indoor Pollution and Chances of Asthma While in Lockdown

Indoor air pollution is a major global public health problem. According to reports, the concentration of indoor pollutants can be many times higher as...

COVID-19 Effect: Population of Birds has Surged in India

By AAKANKSHA KHAJURIA Due to the reduction in air and noise pollution pursuant to the imposition of the nationwide lockdown to fight the Covid-19 outbreak, the...

Researchers Develop New Framework To Select Best Trees For Fighting Air Pollution

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a new framework for selecting the best trees for fighting air pollution that originates from our roads. In...

Breathing Dirty Air Can Make You More Prone To Diabetes, Obesity and other Chronic illnesses: Study

Breathing dirty air takes a heavy toll on gut bacteria, boosting risk of obesity, diabetes, gastrointestinal disorders and other chronic illnesses, a new study...

Here’s Why E-Taxies May Help To Curb Air Pollution

At a time when India is battling air pollution, especially in the national capital and adjoining Ghaziabad, which have been designated as one of...

Find out How Air Pollution Can Shorten Lives By 3 Years

Air pollution "pandemic" is shortening people's lives worldwide by an average of nearly three years, says a study which suggests that the deadly impact...

Here’s Why Essential Oil may Help In Clearing Indoor Pollutants

We are exposed to various pollutants that surround us. Be it in our food, air, water, clothes, everyday products the list is endless. And air...

Air Pollution Increases Risk of Developing Kidney Diseases

Researchers have found that people living in countries with higher levels of air pollution such as India and China may face higher risks of...

Exposure to Air Pollution May Trigger Non-Fatal Heart Attack

Researchers have found that even a few hours' exposure to ambient ultrafine particles common in air pollution may potentially trigger a non-fatal heart attack. Myocardial...

All You Need to Know About Lung Cancer and Air Pollution

IANSlife spoke to Dr Vikas Maurya, Director & Head, Department of Pulmonology & Sleep Disorders, Fortis Hospital, New Delhi to find out more about...

Air Pollution Associated with More Severe Rhinitis Symptoms: Researchers

Researchers have found that the nasal symptoms of rhinitis are more severe in people exposed to higher levels of outdoor air pollution. Rhinitis, a condition...

Exposure To High Levels of Air Pollution May Lead To Changes in Children’s Brain Structure

Exposure to high levels of traffic-related air pollution at age 1 may lead to structural changes in the brain at the age of 12...

Air Pollution, Stress Associated with Thought Problems in Kids: Researchers

Parents, please take note. Researchers have revealed that kids with elevated exposure to early life stress in the home and increased prenatal exposure to...

Air Pollution From Oil and Gas Industries Visible From Space: Study

Oil and gas production has doubled in some parts of the United States in the last two years, as researchers have seen a significant...

Air Pollution May Affect Physical and Psychological Health: Study

Air pollution may affect our physical and psychological health in the long run as researchers have found that the children who are exposed to...

High Level of Air Pollution Associated with Poor Bone Health Among Indians

High level of air pollution may be weakening the bones of Indians, in addition to increasing risk for other health conditions such as lung...

Plants And Trees Can Curb Pollution More Effectively Than Technology

Plants and trees may be better and cheaper options than technology to mitigate air pollution, says a new study from an Indian-origin researcher. The study,...

Exposure to Higher Levels of Air Pollution Linked to Depression: Study

People exposed to higher levels of air pollution are more likely to experience depression or commit suicide, researchers have found. The systematic review and meta-analysis...

Air Pollution has Negative Impacts on Human and Animal Health: Study

Researchers have found that air pollution is associated with detrimental impacts on human and animals health, including increased risk of heart disease and stroke. The...

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