New WHO air quality guidelines aim to guard against disease

2021-09-24

The World Health Organization has updated its global air quality guidance for the first time in 16 years, with the goal of protecting people from air pollutant-related health problems. Air pollution contributes to higher risk for respiratory illnesses including pneumonia, COPD, asthma and severe COVID-19, as well as noncommunicable conditions like stroke, cancer and ischemic heart disease.

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