How PM 2.5 Travels Through the Respiratory System

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Particulate matter 2.5 that stems from incomplete combustion of the heating oil inside the boiler, is linked to lung and heart disease, asthma, and cancer. Other forms of air pollution are also linked to small head circumferences, low birth weights, and development delays in newborns that may lead to poor grades in school, behavioral issues, and difficulty adapting to society.

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