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Light Pollution, a World Problem

Alireza Khorram 1 , Maryam Yusefi 2 , * and Samaneh Keykha 1
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1 Health Promotion Research Center, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, IR Iran
2 Msc of Environmental Science, University of Birjand, IR Iran
Article information
  • Health Scope: December 1, 2014, 3 (4); e24065
  • Published Online: December 6, 2014
  • Article Type: Editorial
  • Received: October 14, 2014
  • Accepted: November 15, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/jhealthscope-24065

To Cite: Khorram A, Yusefi M, Keykha S. Light Pollution, a World Problem, Health Scope. 2014 ;3(4):e24065. doi: 10.17795/jhealthscope-24065.

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