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Pollution control agency not proactive on Kolkata air quality: environmentalists

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Amid reports of "poor" air quality in the city, the environmentalists on Sunday accused the pollution control agency of not being proactive enough to conduct the source apportionment study to combat air pollution in Kolkata and Howrah.

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Air pollution and child health : prescribing clean air

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Air pollution and child health : prescribing clean air New Delhi, November 01, 2018. Nine out of ten children worldwide are breathing toxic air, which harms their health and development, according to a report released by the WHO. It accounts for one in 10 deaths among infants under five-years-old, the report said. Llinks between exposure to air pollution and adverse …

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New Report Outlines Air Pollution Measures that can Save Millions of Lives and Slow Climate Change

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The 25 clean air measures are not equally appropriate for every part of Asia-Pacific. The region’s diversity means the measures must be tailored, prioritized and implemented according to national conditions.

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Low pollution levels can pose a health risk like diabetes

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Results showed that unnecessary treatment with antivirals was associated with longer hospital stays - with patients infected with viral meningitis who did not have treatment staying for an average of 3 days compared with 9 days in those treated with antivirals.

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