A pregnant woman offering to wash car windows in Venezuela. A new study is providing further evidence regarding the harmful effects of air pollution on pregnant women. Photo: Reuters

Scientists find first evidence air pollution particles reach mothers’ placentas

Doctors say that the implications for many millions of women in polluted cities around the world are ‘something approaching a public health catastrophe’

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A pregnant woman offering to wash car windows in Venezuela. A new study is providing further evidence regarding the harmful effects of air pollution on pregnant women. Photo: Reuters
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