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Stroke

26 January 2011

Traffic noise boosts risk of stroke

Exposure to road traffic noise boosts the risk of stroke for those 65 or older, according to research.

Exposure to road traffic noise boosts the risk of stroke for those 65 or older, according to research published in the European Heart Journal.

Above 60 decibels or so, the danger of stroke increased even more, the researchers found.

 

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