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A likely but hidden coronavirus risk factor: pollution

Air pollution, research shows, lowers our ability to fight off infections. It worsens reactions to viruses in people with health challenges like asthma. And it could have a pernicious effect in a pandemic.

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'Safe' levels? Small amounts of air pollution linked to more death for senior citizens: Study

Elderly people have a higher risk of dying after short-term exposure to particulate air pollution and ozone, according to a new study from Harvard.

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