Prevention and Wellness

Indoor Air Quality

Poor indoor air quality kills more than 4 million people around the world, and disables millions more with chronic illnesses such as COPD, cardiovascular disease, stroke and lung cancer, according to the World Health Organization.  Check out the greatest risks from air pollution and how you can protect your family from Angelia Mickle, DNP.

Air Quality infographic

Source: Angelia Mickle, DNP, Jamestown Family Medicine; U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission; World Health Organization (WHO); American Heart Association (AHA); American Lung Association (ALA); Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Content Updated: January 11, 2016

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