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Respiratory Disease

Influenza, pneumonia, air pollution One of the preventable big killers – though preventable in a difficult way that you may have to sacrifice your job, community and city life to avoid it.

I’ll keep track on these pages of big studies on mortality and also any studies on effectiveness of masks or other measures that could reduce the impact.

Consumer Grade Air Quality Monitors

Must be able to monitor PM2.5

Resources

Product

Each one-size-fits-all mask comes with an integrated interchangeable filter inside for instant use.

Company

Central air monitoring system.

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Solution for fine particles, ultrafine particles, viruses, bacteria and more.

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Social design lab of Dutch artist and innovator Daan Roosegaarde.

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Environmental monitoring & modelling of air pollution data.

Journal

Medical journal dedicated to respiratory health issues.

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Manufacturer of R-PUR masks for cyclists and runners

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Respiratory Disease Blog Posts

Air pollution - a significant killer
07-May-2015

Recent News

Lessons learnt from UK's first lockdown on air quality

Air Quality News - 23-Nov-2020

While vehicular pollution reduced, a hidden rise in more toxic air pollutants occurred

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Worse off disproportionally affected by air pollution and poor environment

Guardian - 07-Sep-2020

Improved air quality and access to nature would improve everyone's health

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Honey better than antibiotics in treating respiratory symptoms

Independent - 20-Aug-2020

With its many benefits, clinicians recommend it as an effective alternative

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