19. Dezember 2019 Ausgabe 13, Newsletter

Impact of air pollution on health may be far worse than thought, study suggests

Results chime with earlier review indicating almost every cell in the body may be affected by dirty air. Research suggested the health effects of PM2.5 (Feinstaub, Anm.d.Red.) were not restricted within individual organs. „It has a more systemic effect on multiple pathophysiological processes such as inflammation, infection, and water electrolyte balance,“ so Yaguang Wei, the first author of the study, which has been published in the BMJ said, although the details remain unclear.
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