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Millions of babies, mostly in South Asia, risk brain damage from breathing toxic air, UNICEF warns
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Tuesday, 05 December 2017
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Almost 17 million babies live in areas where air pollution is at least six times higher than international limits, causing them to breathe toxic air and potentially risking their brain development, according to a new paper released on Tuesday by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).

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