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How Pollution is Affecting Your Asthma

For individuals with asthma, living or commuting in an urban area with high pollution levels could have adverse effects on air intake, an article published by Reuters reports. In a study published in the Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, researchers found a link between pollution levels and obstruction in the airways, showing the dangerous effects of the pollution. When avoiding urban areas with heavier traffic, asthma patients showed notable improvements in breathing.

Read the article published by Reuters.

Read the study published in the Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology.