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Your Environment. Your Health.

News Items: University of Louisville

Superfund Research Program

Environmental Exposure and Cardiometabolic Disease

Center Director: Sanjay Srivastava
Grant Number: P42ES023716
Funding Period: 2017-2022
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News Items List

  • Greener neighborhoods linked to better heart health
    Paper of the Month - February 2019
    Living in green neighborhoods may reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease by decreasing the body's stress and boosting its ability to repair blood vessels, according to a new study by NIEHS grantees. Previous studies linking lower risk of cardiovascular disease with green spaces mainly relied on subjective questionnaires. This study is the first to provide direct evidence of physiological changes in people associated with living in green spaces.
  • Greenness may promote heart health
    Environmental Factor - January 2019
    Living in green neighborhoods could reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in susceptible individuals by decreasing the body's stress and boosting its ability to repair blood vessels, according to new research funded by NIEHS.
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