Air Pollution Impacts on Children: Why Young Children are More Susceptible to Air Pollution’s Effects?

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Nursan Cinar 1 , * , Cemile Dede 2

1 Sakarya University, School of Health Sciences, Esentepe Campos, Sakarya, Turkey

2 Vocational School of Health Sciences, Sakarya University, Esentepe Campos, Sakarya, Turkey

How to Cite: Cinar N, Dede C. Air Pollution Impacts on Children: Why Young Children are More Susceptible to Air Pollution’s Effects?, Health Scope. 2012 ; 1(3):e93534. doi: 10.17795/jhealthscope-6637.

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Health Scope: 1 (3); e93534
Published Online: November 20, 2012
Article Type: Letter
Received: May 13, 2019
Accepted: June 11, 2012
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Abstract

Health-threatening levels of air pollution are one of the most important problems of our century. Children are one of the easiest affected group from environmental deterioration and detrimental factors. Because they have biological and behavioral differences that the reason they are more affected on environmental factors (1).

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Air Pollution Children Health

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