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Air pollution from traffic associated with increase in premature births

October 7th, 2011 by BioMed Central Limited

A Californian-based study, Traffic-related air toxics and preterm birth: a population-based case-control study in Los Angeles County, California, has looked in detail at air quality and the impact of traffic-related air pollution on premature birth. Published in BioMed Central’s open access journal Environmental Health, results from this study show that traffic-related air pollution, especially polycyclic aromatic […]