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Aircraft Noise Linked to Higher Risk of Heart Disease, Stroke

Exposure to high levels of aircraft noise near busy international airports has been linked to a higher risk of heart disease and strokes in two separate studies from Britain and the United States.   Researchers in London studied noise and hospital admissions around London Heathrow airport, while a separate team analyzed data on 6 million Americans living near 89 U.S. airports.   Both studies, published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) on Wednesday, found that people living with ...

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