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Health risk caused by domestic smoke

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Health risk caused by domestic smoke
Authors (non HEDON members)
Dr M R Pandey
Abstract
Indoor air pollution in the past was generally considered to be a problem associated with tobacco smoking or in occupational settings dominated by men. In rural locations in developing countries, indoor air pollution from burning biomass fuels is now recognized as an important and widespread problem...
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Title in French
Santé humaine et émissions de fumée domestique
Abstract in French
L'auteur souligne que dans les zones rurales des pays en développement, la pollution domestique résultant des bio-combustibles a un impact significatif et croissant sur la santé. L'auteur identifie quatre effets majeurs sur la santé dûs aux fumées: les maladies respiratoires, les pertes de poids à la naissance, les cancers et les maladies des yeux.
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miriam@hedon.info

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Health
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Smoke    women    infants    HealthRisk    BiomassFuels    BoilingPoint40   

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