pollution

pollution

The diesel car crisis: how we created a new pollution problem

Air pollution is not a new problem. London has been cursed with pollution for centuries. The diarist John Evelyn published…

Could living near a busy road be giving you high blood pressure?

Living near a busy road could cause high blood pressure, according to the largest study yet carried out on the…

Is ‘modern life’ to blame for a rise in cancer among children?

The number of young people diagnosed with cancer has risen by 40 per cent since 1998, according to a statistical…

Dementia patients are getting younger — and researchers think pollution is to blame

Early-onset dementia is becoming increasingly common, according to a study by researchers at Bournemouth University. People in their late 40s…