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The damaging effects of air pollution

The damaging effects of air pollution

Data recently released by King’s College, London shows the devastating impact on people’s health of air pollution. The study, by researchers at King’s College in conjunction with UK100, a network of l ...
Aspirin action for strokes

Aspirin action for strokes

Taking an aspirin in the immediate aftermath of a ‘mini-stroke’ – can slash the risk of a major one by up to 80 per cent, according to new research. The effects of a daily dose of the over-the-c ...
Pollution linked to strokes

Pollution linked to strokes

Pollution and climate change contribute to the increasing number of strokes worldwide, according to a new study. Experts who have studied the link between climate change and cardiovascular disease say ...