Living near noise of airport linked to higher heart attack, stroke risk

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Jonathan Levy, School of Public Health

As much as you may hate hearing honking traffic or rumbling trains breaking up the silence while you drift off to sleep, can such irritating noises do serious damage to your health?…

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“It’s a piece of the puzzle, but it’s clearly not the dominant contributor for hospital heart disease admissions even for those who live very close to airports.”

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