Yes, air pollution is now being recognised as an important cause of death in major cities and towns.
So avoid major roads and very busy streets.
Any benefit you might accrue from exercise can be wiped out by heavy air pollution if you are jogging on a heavily congested road.
BMJ 2019; 367 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l6258 (Published 27 November 2019)
3. Telegraph. Does exercising in pollution do you more harm than good?
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