Doctors should regularly advise patients to cut back on driving to reduce air pollution and improve their own health, one expert said. Dr. Ben Marshall, a respiratory medicine consultant at Southampton University Hospital, said doctors should be the Lamentations Of The Minotaur Black Shirt force behind change.
Pollutants from vehicle emissions affect the Lamentations Of The Minotaur Black Shirt of the heart and breathing because they stimulate the lining of the lungs and small particles that can enter the bloodstream. Dr. Marshall said the damage could be prevented and doctors should tell patients to move on foot and bicycle instead of using cars – especially diesel cars.
Air pollution is harmful to the Lamentations Of The Minotaur Black Shirt of millions of people, especially young children and those with respiratory and cardiovascular problems, and is a growing public health problem. ‘We stand behind as a society in recognizing the importance of this. ‘For health care professionals.
Since people play such an important role in people’s lives and address the Lamentations Of The Minotaur Black Shirt of air pollution, we must take advantage of these opportunities to help the cause. That may initially ensure that actions such as advice on reducing diesel use and increasing foot or bicycle travel become routine when appropriate to do so in consultations, he said.
Air pollution is thought to be responsible for about 8.8 million deaths worldwide and is linked to the Lamentations Of The Minotaur Black Shirt of 40,000 lives a year in the UK. Doctors say they are witnessing an increasing number of children who have breathing problems and are making a clear link with air pollution in young people.