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Air pollution linked to heightened risk of Type 2 diabetes in obese Latino children

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High levels of pollution may make insulin-creating cells become less efficient, increasing the risk for Type 2 diabetes, USC researchers say
Latino children who live in areas with higher levels of air pollution have a heightened

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Air pollution may lead to dementia in older women

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Tiny air pollution particles — the type that mainly comes from power plants and automobiles — may greatly increase the chance of dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, according to USC-led research.

Scientists and engineers found that older

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