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Microplastics Found In Arctic Snow Suggest Widespread Air Pollution

White and wonderful? Microplastics prevail in snow from the Alps to the Arctic Wind plays a role in carrying microplastics (shreds of plastic less than five millimeters long) to both the snowy streets of European cities and remote areas of the Arctic Ocean. The high concentrations found in snow samples from disparate regions suggest microplastics […]


The Connection Between Air Pollution and High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure for many can be a mystery. If you don’t seem to fit the criteria for risk which would include carrying extra weight, smoking, being stressed out on a regular basis, or having a family history of high blood pressure, you may wonder, what gives? Surprisingly we are coming to find that the source […]


Are People Getting Dumber? Air Pollution Massively Reduces Intelligence

 Listen to Article By Heather Callaghan, Editor Research finds air pollution massively reduces intelligence – but the dumb solution to the problem just may put you out of a car! Keep reading to see how you can protect your intelligence… Normally when everyone around seems so stupefied, we ask, is there something in the water? But maybe we should […]


Toxic Nanoparticle Air Pollution Found In Human Brain Tissue

Many cities around the world are afflicted with air pollution, leading to an early death for as many as 200,000 people each yeah in the U.S. alone. Now, there’s even more of a reason to be concerned. According to a recent study, toxic nanoparticles have been found in “abundance” in human brain tissue. Although researchers […]