➡Main problems are related to Respiratory Track - Asthma, hay
fever, and other allergic diseases.
➡ Irritation of the eye, nose and throat. In severe cases there may
be headaches, nausea, and loss of coordination.
➡ Prolonged exposure can cause damage to the nervous system,
digestive problems, and in some cases cause Lung cancer.
➡ It lowers our resistance to colds and pneumonia.
➡ CO has affinity towards Hb which cause disturbance in
transportation of Oxygen, impairing our concentration, slow our
reflexes, and make us confused and sleepy.
➡ SO2 in the air leads to diseases of the lung and other lung
disorders such as wheezing and shortness of breath.
➡ Chronic respiratory disease, lung cancer, heart disease, and
even damage to the brain, nerves, liver, or kidneys.
➡ Effects of Arsenic, Asbestos, Mercury , Benzene etc.
EFFECTS OF AIR POLLUTION ON HUMAN HEALTH