Stuck in Traffic? Diesel Fumes May Be Harming Your Brain

MONDAY, Jan. 30, 2023 (HealthDay News) -- If you find yourself stuck in a traffic jam and you start to feel fuzzy-headed, the diesel exhaust from the truck in front of you might be to blame.

New research found that just two hours of exposure to diesel exhaust impaired the brain’s functional connectivity, which can lower your ability to think and remember.

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