“No safe threshold of exposure”: air pollution affecting Aussie kids

Australia enjoys air quality superior to most countries in the world, but a study of exposure to relatively low levels of outdoor nitrogen dioxide (NO2) confirms an adverse effect on respiratory health. The study comprised parent questionnaires, spirometry, FeNO measurements and NO2 monitoring at home and school for 2,630 children aged 7-11 years from 12 regional ...

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