Traffic Air Pollution and Heart Disease in Denmark


Traffic air pollution and mortality from cardiovascular disease and all causes: a Danish cohort study (29 page pdf, Ole Raaschou-Nielsen, Zorana Jovanovic Andersen, Steen Solvang Jensen, Matthias Ketzel, Mette Sørensen, Johnni Hansen, Steffen Loft, Anne Tjønneland and Kim Overvad, Environmental Health, Sep. 5, 2012)

Today’s review concerns the link between air pollution from traffic near residences of people in Denmark and heart disease, taking into account the other effects of noise, diet and other items. Results indicate a significant link with air pollution which is lessened in those with a higher diet of fruits and vegetables.

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