The global humanitarian group says worldwide toxic air levels in some areas are six times higher than recommended limits and that many of those zones were found in South Asia where 12 million at-risk babies live.
The report entitled Danger in the Air: How air pollution can affect brain development in young children also notes that breathing in particulate air pollution can damage brain tissue and undermine cognitive development - with lifelong implications and setbacks.
Lastly, be aware about the air pollution levels near your area.
Babies are also more susceptible to the effects of air pollution because they breathe more rapidly and their immune defenses are not fully developed.
The UN's children's agency, Unicef, said Asia accounts for more than 16 million of the world's 17 million infants under the age of one and living in areas with severe pollution.
The links of pollution with asthma, bronchitis and other respiratory diseases in the long course are known for a long time.
Steinhoff shares nosedive after CEO Markus Jooste resigns
Steinhoff has said that was a tax case relating to whether revenues were booked correctly, and taxable profit correctly declared. It will also "determine whether any prior years' financial statements will need to be restated", its statement said.
Getty Museum holds fast against fire threat for now
Stunned motorists found the hillside ablaze and gridlock below as fire raced towards the homes of numerous city's rich and famous. North winds of 8 to 14 miles per hour and a relative humidity in the low 20's caused the fire to spread rapidly to the south.
Pollutants inhaled by pregnant women may pass through the placenta and disturb the development of the brain of the foetus.
The pollution " will impact the learning of the children, their memories, their language skills and motor", said to AFP Nicholas Rees, author of the report.
"No child should have to breathe dangerously polluted air", Lake said, "and no society can afford to ignore air pollution". "But this growing body of research does provide an indication of the scale of harm", said the UNICEF. "Protecting children from air pollution, not only benefits children".
Lake called on countries exceeding global limits to step up efforts to reduce air pollution.
"A lot of focus goes on making sure children have good quality education, but also important is the development of the brain itself", he added. The report recommends wider use of filter masks in developing countries and for children to not be allowed to travel outside during spikes in pollution.
Another party to the case, Haji Mehboob said he also wanted early disposal of the matter and did not approve of Sibal's stand. BJP chief Amit Shah tweeted that the Sunni Waqf Board stated that they don't agree with what Sibal said in court.
The area is surrounded by parkland and neighborhoods, a stark contrast to the sea of asphalt the Oakland Coliseum exists in. The Athletics were looking at the 13-acre plot of land near Laney College that was close to downtown Oakland.
The emergency protective order was filed and issued Monday, with the woman writing "I remember feeling like I couldn't get away". Anderson's attorney, Derek Chance , released a statement in which he says his client is "shocked and disturbed" by the claims.
Zanzibar shocked Rwanda with a 3-1 win in the ongoing CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup at Machakos Stadium in Kenya , on Tuesday . Abed Yalew opened the scored for the four-time champions as early as the 24th minute after dominating the proceedings.
Weinstein, 65, was sacked from the film company he founded after The New York Times published accounts of several women. Dunham said she told Kristina Schake, the campaign's deputy communications director.
Et si vous pensiez que cette guéguerre n'est qu'une passade, sachez que les hostilités continuent entre les deux entreprises. Compte tenu de ce manque de réciprocité, nous retirons YouTube sur Echo Show et FireTV.
Following the transaction, the director now owns 17,114 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $20,583,692.36. The e-commerce giant reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.09 by ($0.57).
Finally, Penserra Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Hormel Foods during the second quarter worth $189,000. Hormel Foods Corp (NYSE:HRL) Director Robert Nakasone sold 3,184 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, December 4th.
Blank told The MMQB that he spoke with Jones recently and that the Cowboys owner "understands the contract and how we got here". The deal was signed today, according to ProFootballTalk , although the terms of the deal have not yet been disclosed.
Facebook leads list of 100 'Best Places to Work'
Current and former employees give their input about their experience in the workplace, which Glassdoor then compiles. The rankings are based on employee feedback from companies with more than 1,000 employees.
Le portrait est complet — Ligue des champions
Enfin, le Real Madrid a dû cravacher pour venir à bout de Dortmund (3-2) avec un nouveau record pour Ronaldo à la clé. Agüero, sorti du banc, a réduit le score sur penalty (90e+2).
Alain Juppé votera Maël de Calan — Présidence LR
Ce n'était même pas un secret de polichinelle, mais Alain Juppé a tout de même tenu à officialiser la chose. Il ne se contente pas de récuser toute alliance avec le Front national , il combat les idées du FN.