Tagged with air pollution

More on the impact of air pollution

More on the impact of air pollution

EiD regularly provides articles about the impact of air pollution on our health, climate change and much more.  Josh Gabbatis writes on The Independent website about air pollution’s impact on our mood.  Real-time data from social media suggests particulates linked with poor lung health are also affecting our happiness. What do you think?   Air … Continue reading

A mother has won the right to a fresh inquest over whether air pollution caused the death of her nine-year-old daughter

A mother has won the right to a fresh inquest over whether air pollution caused the death of her nine-year-old daughter

EiD writes regularly about the impact of air pollution. Jasmine Andersson writes on the I newsletter website about the efforts of one mother to have a new inquest to determine whether air pollution caused the death of her nine-year-old daughter. It will be important to follow future developments in the inquest.   Death of nine-year-old … Continue reading

In search of Europe’s clean air

In search of Europe’s clean air

Air pollution kills hundreds of thousands of Europeans every year. But breathing is riskier in some places than others. In countries like Poland, change is happening — but only slowly. Irene Banos Ruiz provides an excellent overview on the Deutsche Welle website of the air quality in Europe   Where is Europe’s air safe to … Continue reading

Impact of air pollution on child obesity

Impact of air pollution on child obesity

A new study published by the University of Southern California said the first year of life is vital.  Josh Barrie explains in an article on the inews website. How air pollution causes obesity: advice to parents with young children Children who are exposed to air pollution at a young age are more likely to become … Continue reading