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California wildfires linked to heart problems, study shows

Tuesday, April 10, 2018  
Posted by: San Francisco Chronicle
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Last year’s busy wildfire season was an all-too-close reminder that smoky skies can cause coughing, wheezing and difficulty breathing. As it turns out, though, the health issues don’t end there.

One of the most comprehensive studies yet on the impacts of wildfire smoke in California, published Wednesday in the Journal of the American Heart Association, suggests that heart problems are as much a concern as respiratory problems, perhaps even more so...Continue Reading.

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