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Extreme heat and pollution increase death rates

Extreme heat and pollution increase death rates

A new study reveals that the risk of death skyrockets by 21% on days when a peak of high temperatures and atmospheric pollution coincide The heat waves and the atmospheric pollution they are two of the most detrimental environmental factors for human health. Separately, the arrival of these phenomena can both cause conditions and worsen …

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Risk of death increases with extreme heat and air pollution, study finds

Researchers at the University of Southern California have found that pollution and heat increase the risk of death On days of extreme heat and air pollution, deaths are 21 percent more likely People over the age of 75 are most at risk on days of extreme exposure The heat waves and the atmospheric pollution are …

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