Both short- and long-term exposure to some air pollutants is associated with the development of high blood pressure, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Hypertension.

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Both short- and long-term exposure to some air pollutants is associated with the development of high blood pressure, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Hypertension.
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