Living less than 200 metres from a major road in Australia – even in clean, green Tasmania – is associated with an increased risk of asthma, wheeze and reduced lung function in middle aged adults. A long-term follow-up study of more than 800 participants in the 1961 birth cohort of the Tasmanian Longitudinal Health Study, ...
Traffic related air pollution increases asthma risk in adults
By Mardi Chapman
1 Nov 2017