Air Pollution

Air is causing health problems and unhealthy conditions.

How you can help make a diffrence.

  • Car pool, bike or walk
  • Combine errands to reduce gas
  • Environmentally safe paints and cleaning products.
  • Conserve electricity.
  • Limit engine idling.
  • Use household, workshop,and garden chemicals in ways that keep evaporation to a minimum.

Its harming our health.

  • Asthma can be caused from air poullution that you breath in, even in adulthood.
  • Second hand smoke and other air pollution can cause or worsen lung diseases.
  • Air pollution is harmful to the body and the lungs. It can give you a cough or wheeze, or cause/ worsen lung diseases including asthma. It will even kill people.

Sources

Agency, Environmental Protection. "Air Pollution: MedlinePlus." U.S National Library of Medicine. U.S. National Library of Medicine, 2 Apr. 2015. Web. 16 Apr. 2015.

"Air Quality." EPA. Environmental Protection Agency, 8 Oct. 2014. Web. 20 Apr. 2015.

"Impacts on Your Health - American Lung Association." American Lung Association. American Lung Association, 2015. Web. 10 Apr. 2015.

"Learning More About Asthma - American Lung Association." American Lung Association. American Lung Association, 2015. Web. 08 Apr. 2015.

"Protecting Your Lungs - American Lung Association." American Lung Association. American Lung Association, 2015. Web. 08 Apr. 2015.

"You Can Help Keep the Air Cleaner -- Every Day!" You Can Help Keep the Air Cleaner -- Every Day! Air Now, 4 Aug. 2014. Web. 16 Apr. 2015.

"You Can Help Keep the Air Cleaner -- Every Day!" You Can Help Keep the Air Cleaner -- Every Day! Air Now, 5 Aug. 2014. Web. 20 Apr. 2015.


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