Ambient air pollution in China poses a multifaceted health threat to outdoor physical activity

@inproceedings{Li2015AmbientAP,
  title={Ambient air pollution in China poses a multifaceted health threat to outdoor physical activity},
  author={Fuzhong Li and Yu Liu and Jiaojiao L{\"u} and Leichao Liang and P. Harmer},
  booktitle={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  year={2015}
}
INTRODUCTION While outdoor physical activity has been shown to promote health and wellbeing, 2 exercising in environments with high levels of air pollution can increase the risk of health problems ranging from asthma attacks to heart or lung pathologies. 4 The interaction of these two phenomena is of specific significance in China, where outdoor physical activity has been a traditional practice but where rapid industrialisation has led to major degradation of the environment. This situation… CONTINUE READING
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