NY Times article: Air Pollution Linked to Heart and Brain Risks

Air Pollution Linked to Heart and Brain Risks

By ANAHAD O’CONNOR

It may be time to start paying more attention to those local air pollution alerts.

That is the message of three new studies this week that found, collectively, that people exposed to higher levels of air pollution have a greater risk of stroke, heart attacks and cognitive deterioration.

Read more … http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/02/15/air-pollution-tied-to-heart-and-brain-risks/

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