October 22, 2019 2:50 pm
The study could shed light on how other infections like flu or pneumonia might affect people with diabetes.
September 13, 2018 6:45 am
About 33.6% of COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) (DALYs) could be attributed to ambient air pollution, 25.8% to household air pollution and 21% to smoking.
June 05, 2016 4:24 pm
According to a survey, 82 per cent of the offices in the national capital have unhealthy air quality.
May 26, 2016 6:49 pm
Studies have shown that people living near landfills have higher risks of developing lung cancer because of inhaling harmful gases in such areas.
January 21, 2016 6:38 pm
Indoor air pollutants — caused by 'chulhas' for example — contribute to increased rate of respiratory diseases and low weight among newborns.
August 07, 2015 1:33 am
The total number of households covered in the survey was 1,452 and the findings represent the overall situation of slum conditions in Mumbai, says the paper.
January 31, 2014 3:47 am
Delhi’s air pollution is only getting worse. This could be AAP’s big chance to make a difference.
January 30, 2014 2:56 am
In 2011, an American Thoracic Society meeting reported that Indians have the worst lung function among people of 17 countries.
November 30, 2013 12:24 am
Smoking tobacco causes lung cancer and other chronic respiratory diseases.
October 07, 2013 1:44 am
Pune doctors will work with the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) to assess the impact of air pollution on health
June 22, 2020 6:11 pm
A look at the Air Quality Index during the week after Diwali in Delhi shows the amount of damage firecrackers have done with a little input from stubble burning in Punjab.