Interactive: Air Pollution Is Affecting Every Part of Your Body

Click on the different parts of the body to know what air pollution is doing to them.

Updated02 Dec 2019, 04:11 AM IST
Health News
1 min read

On National Pollution Control Day, do we understand how pollution is affecting our body?

The grey in the air pierces your skin, enters the body and passes through the bloodstream to all — literally all organs inside. While the lungs are obvious victims, the damage runs way beyond. Brain, heart, skin, kidneys and even your fertility — nothing is spared.

To know just how the pollution is affecting these organs, click on the different body parts in this interactive and read the illnesses and diseases that appear below.

Developer: Achintya De
UI/UX: Shubham Singh
Illustration: Arnica Kala

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Published: 17 Oct 2019, 09:21 AM IST

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