PM2.5 air pollution linked to increased risk of cardiac arrest: University of Sydney

Lucy Bladen
By Lucy Bladen
Updated January 28 2020 - 8:14pm, first published 5:00am
A new study has found there is an increased risk of cardiac arrest from short-term exposure to air pollution. Picture: Karleen Minney

Canberra's recent hazardous air quality could have serious health consequences as new research has found an increased risk of cardiac arrests from short-term exposure to air pollution.

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Lucy Bladen

Lucy Bladen

Reporter Canberra Times

Lucy Bladen has been a journalist at The Canberra Times since 2019. She is an ACT politics and health reporter. Email: l.bladen@canberratimes.com.au

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