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Air Pollution Hits Children With Asthma Hardest, USC Study Finds

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September 13, 1999
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Children with asthma are significantly more affected by severe air pollution than other children, according to the latest findings of a ground-breaking 10-year smog study by researchers at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Division of Occupational and Environmental Health, and at other research organizations and the State of California Air Resources Board.

Children with asthma are significantly more affected by severe air pollution than other children, according to the latest findings of a ground-breaking 10-year smog study by researchers at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Division of Occupational and Environmental Health, and at other research organizations and the State of California Air Resources Board. The Air Resources Board is the primary sponsor of the study.


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