• Study finds air pollution reaches placenta during pregnancy

    29 days ago - By ABC News

    New study suggests when a pregnant woman breathes air pollution, it can travel beyond her lungs to the placenta that guards her fetus
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  • Soot pollution particles 'cross the placenta'

    29 days ago - By BBC

    Particles of black carbon pollution can cross to the foetal side of the placenta, a study has found.
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  • Toxic air pollution particles are found in pregnant women's PLACENTAS for the first time

    Toxic air pollution particles are found in pregnant women's PLACENTAS for the first time

    29 days ago - By Daily Mail

    Researchers led by Hasselt University in Belgium scanned flesh from the placentas of 28 women who lived in areas with varying levels of pollution and found they all had black carbon in them.
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