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New Propaganda? Global Warming Bad for Your Health

"Cutting carbon dioxide emissions would also reduce other types of air pollution, especially tiny particles that lodge in the lungs and cause direct health damage, doctors said. Other benefits could come from encouraging more exercise and less meat consumption, to improve heart health, researchers said.

"Reducing greenhouse gases not only helps save the planet in the long term, but it's going to improve our health virtually immediately," said Christopher Portier, associate director of the U.S. National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. That agency helped fund the studies along with the Wellcome Trust and several other international public health groups."

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20091125/ap_on_sc/sci_climate_health

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The article is mostly about eating less meat and exercise.

from the article:
"Cutting carbon dioxide emissions would also reduce other types of air pollution, especially tiny particles that lodge in the lungs and cause direct health damage, doctors said. Other benefits could come from encouraging more exercise and less meat consumption, to improve heart health, researchers said."

The article shifted immediately into the greater harm done by eating too much meat, and not getting enough exercise and
here is the ending sentence:
""We really have to change our lifestyles," said Portier, who is eating less meat and hopes to soon bicycle more. "I can't help but hope that we can."
No proof of their findings about air pollution, nor the meat and exercise.

My take on this article, is more spin to endorse global warming as an immediate death warrant, rather than shine "new" light on air pollution.

And never forget, “Humans, despite our artistic pretensions, our sophistication and many accomplishments, owe the fact of our existence to a six-inch layer of topsoil and the fact that it rains.”