Thursday, March 19, 2009

Director's Comments: Air Pollution & Life Expectancy

Listen to the NLM Director's Comments on air pollution and life expectancy. The transcript is also available.

Reductions in some of the fine particulates that contribute to air pollution increased life expectancy in 217 U.S. counties during a period that spanned more than two decades, reported a study recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine...


[Source: What's New on MedlinePlus]

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