Author: Jake Ellison

Environment  |  Health and medicine  |  News releases  |  Population Health  |  Public Health  |  Research July 12, 2022 “Even in cities like Seattle or San Francisco, which have a lot of traffic but where the pollution levels are still relatively low, we found that children with higher prenatal NO2 exposure had more behavioral problems,” researchers said.Oran Viriyincy/Flickr Air pollution is not just a problem for lungs. Increasingly, research suggests air pollution can influence childhood behavioral problems and even IQ. A new study led by the University of Washington has added evidence showing that both prenatal and postnatal exposure to…

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Environment  |  Health and medicine  |  News releases  |  Population Health  |  Public Health  |  Research July 12, 2022 “Even in cities like Seattle or San Francisco, which have a lot of traffic but where the pollution levels are still relatively low, we found that children with higher prenatal NO2 exposure had more behavioral problems,” researchers said.Oran Viriyincy/Flickr Air pollution is not just a problem for lungs. Increasingly, research suggests air pollution can influence childhood behavioral problems and even IQ. A new study led by the University of Washington has added evidence showing that both prenatal and postnatal exposure to…

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