Report or Study:  Particle Pollution and Your Patients’ Health

Date:  2017

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Health professionals can help reduce risk from exposure is through patient education. The simple steps of advising patients to check the air quality daily, and informing them of ways to minimize exposure to particle pollution, can help reduce overall risk of particle pollution-related health effects, particularly in individuals with heart and lung disease.

Topics:  Fine Particulate Matter, Pollution Sources

Regions:  National

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Article Link/URL:   https://www.epa.gov/particle-pollution-and-your-patients-health/learn-about-particle-pollution-and-your-patients-health