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Air Pollution Linked to More Severe Heart Attacks

Monday, February 25, 2013

Patients released from the hospital following a heart attack are more likely to die over the following years if they go home to an area with higher levels of air pollution, according to a new study in the European Heart Journal."

I wish we could stop posting studies like these, but they keep coming out. Check it: air pollution isn't just bad for your lungs. It's bad for your heart, too. And everything else!

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