WHO chief: Air Pollution Link To 600,000 Deaths In Children

Posted by Talyn Brown-Wolf, March 12, 2017

The director general of the World Health Organization has said air pollution is “one of the most pernicious threats” facing global public health today and is on a much bigger scale than HIV or Ebola… Dr Margaret Chan told the Today programme that poor air quality was having a disproportionate impact on the young… She said indoor and outdoor pollution was linked to the deaths of hundreds of thousands of children each year.

http://www.bbc.com/news/health-39175410

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