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June 2008
Pharmaceutical Representative;Jun2008, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p11
The article reports on the study by researchers at Columbia University in New York City about the beneficial effect of trees on children's lungs. The study showed that there is less likelihood for children ages 4 and 5 years old living in neighborhoods with more trees to have asthma. Meanwhile, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, launched an initiative to plant 1 million trees by 2017.


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