🔻Tobacco smoking (including passive exposure) 🚬
🔻Indoor air pollution 🔥 🥘
🔻Outdoor air pollution 🏙
🔻Occupational dusts & chemicals 🏗
The most common symptoms are:
🔻breathlessness, or a 'need for air'
🔻excessive sputum production
🔻a chronic cough
Outdoor air pollution was responsible for over 4 million premature deaths in 2016.
Almost 300 000 of these deaths were children 👶👼 under the age of 5.