Archive - Jul 15, 2015

Archive - Jul 15, 2015

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Air Pollution from Wildfires May Ignite Heart Hazards

Exposure to fine particle air pollution during wildfires may increase risk for cardiac arrest and other acute heart problems, particularly in the elderly.

DALLAS, TX--Air pollution from wildfires may increase risk for cardiac arrests, and other acute heart problems, according to new research published in the Journal of the American Heart Association.

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