Health Benefits of Cycling and Walking Outweigh Harmful Effects of Air Pollution

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The health benefits of cycling and walking outweigh the harmful effects of air pollution.

Even in cities with higher air pollution levels, the benefits are greater than the risk, the University of Cambridge research found.

Regular exercise can reduce the risk of diabetes, heart disease, and several cancers, according to researchers.

Read the full article at the BBC

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-36208003

 


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