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New Study Links Traffic Pollution to Heart Disease

Scientists and doctors have been researching the effect traffic pollution has on the human body for years. Damning evidence against high pollution areas has already been collected, claiming that people who live by busy...
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Childhood Asthma Linked To Traffic Pollution, Study Says

A new study printed in the European Respiratory Journal claims that 14 percent of chronic childhood asthma is caused by exposure to traffic pollution. The study, conducted in 10 European cities, challenges the accepted...
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Synchronized Traffic To Reduce Pollution in LA

The LA Department of Transportation plans on making changes that are said to reduce traffic and air pollution. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and the LADOT have announced that the city's traffic signals have been synchronized, which will result in...

New study links autism to traffic pollution

The findings of a new study, published in the Archives of General Psychiatry, allege that children exposed to traffic pollution are significantly more likely to develop autism. The study looked at the residential history of 279 autistic...

How Bikes Can Save the Environment [Infographic]

Yes, it's true – bikes are not only great for your health and for clearing up traffic-clogged cities, they are also great for cutting down carbon emissions and overall helping the environment. While these...