July 18, 2022
The U.S. has some of the cleanest air of any industrialized nation, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t still deadly. A new study out of Boston College found evidence that air quality is a major killer in the U.S., affecting both kids and adults in insidious ways.
The research team took a county-by-county and town-by-town approach in analyzing air quality and disease data in Massachusetts, and their results were startling.
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