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Mar 8, 2018

Chief Medical Officer annual report 2017:

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Professor Dame Sally Davies's ninth independent report as CMO discusses the threat to health posed by pollution to people living in England. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/chief-medical-officer-annual-report-2017-health-impacts-of-all-pollution-what-do-we-know

 

Dr Elmer van der Hoek: "The points made are all laudable, but the problem is that they are 'recommendations' which can easily be ignored.

To have a real effect we need a change in legislation, which is what politicians are shying away from for concerns of negative economic effect and loss of voters. "

 

 

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