Ninety-two percent of the world breathes air with unhealthy levels of pollutants, but these areas have it the worst.
(European Society of Cardiology) Air pollution impairs the function of blood vessels in the lungs, according to a study in more than 16,000 patients presented today at EuroEcho-Imaging 2016.
India's air pollution is cutting life expectancy by three years and, in Mumbai, slum dwellers are exposed to air pollution levels that are 40 percent higher than in greener, more sparsely populated areas.
More than four in ten Americans live in areas with unhealthy levels of ozone and particle pollution, according to a study released on Wednesday by the American Lung Association.
A majority of China's cities are still suffering under unhealthy levels of air pollution as the country struggles to reach its pollution goals. China's Ministry of Environmental Protection announced last week that nearly 75 percent ...