Friday, February 25, 2011

Dirty Air Triggers More Heart Attacks Than Cocaine

(Reuters) - Air pollution triggers more heart attacks than using cocaine and poses as high a risk of sparking a heart attack as alcohol, coffee and physical exertion, scientists said on Thursday.
Sex, anger, marijuana use and chest or respiratory infections and can also trigger heart attacks to different extents, the researchers said, but air pollution, particularly in heavy traffic, is the major culprit.
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The story says sitting in heavy traffic is the worst.  I am so glad I left So. Cal.
The Koch Brothers have a lot invested in dirty air.  We should uninvest in it.

1 comment:

  1. and Oral sex now main cause of oral cancer. http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504763_162-20035363-10391704.html

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