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The Big Picture: A Conversation with Dr. Frederica Perera

The leading environmental health scientist sits down with WLLW to discuss children’s health, the perils of climate change, and how to secure a healthy future for the next generation.

Wildfire smoke from Canadian fires in New York City's Central Park, June 2023. Photo courtesy of Financial Times
Photo courtesy of Soloviova Liudmyla via WHO

"We can protect all our children and give them a far greater chance of maturing into healthy, productive adults by understanding the risks posed by various pollutants and acting now to reduce their presence in our air, water and food."

Dr. Frederica Perera

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Breathe Easy in Your Home All Year Round

Drawing on Harvard professor and healthy buildings expert Joseph G. Allen's research, it's crucial to understand how environmental pollution impacts the air quality inside our homes, emphasizing the need to reassess and improve the air we breathe indoors.