If you want to minimize allergies and respiratory symptoms, you have to reduce the pollution in your home environment.
However, you can’t control the pollution caused my automobile exhaust on streets and in parking garages.
The largest source of air pollution in American cities is motor vehicles. Miles driven by Americans increases every year. The concentration of air pollution is highest near the highway.
The particle-based pollutants come from fuel combustion. They’re tiny and can stay in the deepest part of your lungs, causing harmful reactions in your body.
You can do something as an individual to decrease the impact. Reduce the time you spend on the highways and limit your mileage. Use your city’s transit system as much as you can. Improve the efficiency of your vehicle by keeping it in good repair
Listen as Dr. Roby Greenwald joins Dr. Susanne Bennett to explain the toxicity of vehicular air pollution.