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Air Quality

12th August 2019

London suffers from high levels of air pollution traffic in a similar way to most UK cities, but the sheer size of the city, along with a dense road network and high buildings, means that central London tends to be one of the most polluted places in the UK. Air pollution acts as a trigger […]

London asthma toolkit

20th October 2017

Better care across the system for children and young people with asthma. Healthcare professionals, school staff, parents, carers, children and young people are encouraged to use our toolkit to ensure young people and children with asthma have the best care and experiences in London. It can help organisations implement London’s asthma ambitions and London’s asthma standards for children and young […]

Toolkit for NHS trusts: supporting the NHS to reduce its impact on air pollution

23rd August 2017

Case studies and examples to support trusts to reduce their impact on air pollution. London suffers from high levels of air pollution. Air pollution acts as a trigger for many children and young people with asthma, contributing to ED and intensive care admissions, and possibly some asthma deaths. The Mayor of London is trying to […]