Health Tips: Air pollution is a major contributor to the increased risk of heart disease. Studies have shown that exposure to pollutants such as fine particulate matter (PM2.5) can lead to the development and progression of cardiovascular diseases. These pollutants can cause inflammation, oxidative stress, and the narrowing of blood vessels, all of which contribute to heart disease.
It is crucial for individuals to be aware of the detrimental effects of pollution on cardiovascular health and take steps to reduce their exposure to air pollutants. Watch the video.