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Posted on Aug. 21, 2015, 6 a.m. in Environment Cardio-Vascular Diabetes
A Canopy of Health and Longevity

Trees lining city streets can decrease the incidence of heart disease and diabetes, and may confer more lifespan.

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Posted on Aug. 19, 2015, 6 a.m. in Environment Stroke
Stub Out Stroke

Secondhand smoke increases the risk of stroke by about 30%, among nonsmokers.

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Posted on Aug. 18, 2015, 6 a.m. in Environment Cancer
Cancer Concoction

50 chemicals to which the public is exposed to on a daily basis, when combined, may trigger cancer.

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Posted on Aug. 12, 2015, 6 a.m. in Environment Blood Pressure Child Health
Phthalates Raise BP

New-generation phthalates may pose as great a health risk as the original compounds, especially in children and teens.

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Posted on July 30, 2015, 6 a.m. in Environment Cardio-Vascular Respiratory
“No Evidence of a Safe Threshold” of Air Pollution

Fine particulate air pollution (PM2.5) below US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) standards linked to higher death rates, among men and women ages 65 and older.

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Posted on July 3, 2015, 6 a.m. in Environment Respiratory
Air Pollution Persists as Health Threat

4 in 10 Americans live in counties where ozone or particle pollution levels make the air unhealthy to breathe.

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Posted on June 11, 2015, 6 a.m. in Cardio-Vascular Environment Respiratory
Fine and Ultrafine Particles Impair Heart Function

Exposure to ultrafine particles, e.g. from air pollution in dense road traffic, leads to an almost immediate change in heart rate variability.

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Posted on May 28, 2015, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Cardio-Vascular Environment
Pesticide Exposure Linked to Heart Disease

Exposure to the pesticide DDT can raise cardiovascular risks, among premenopausal women.

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Posted on May 25, 2015, 6 a.m. in Environment Brain and Mental Performance
Air Pollution Can Damage the Brain

Ambient fine particulate matter can damage the brain’s structure and impair cognitive function.

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Posted on May 7, 2015, 6 a.m. in Environment Stroke
Air Pollution May Raise Stroke Risk Factor

High levels of fine particulate matter pollutants (PM 2.5) may raise risks of carotid artery stenosis – narrowing of the neck arteries that often precedes stroke.

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