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"Exhaust-ing Ride for Cyclists: Air Pollutants Trigger Heart Risk"

"In big cities around the world, cyclists breathe an array of pollutants from exhaust-spewing cars. A new study has now found a link between cycling on high traffic roads and heart risks. Even healthy cyclists had harmful changes in their heart rates. Experts say cyclists should stick to their two-wheels, however, pointing to simple solutions to reduce exposure."

Source: EHN, 07/07/2011


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