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Though air pollution affects us all, some suffer more than others – our children being particularly vulnerable here's how to limit the risk to your children with these tips from clean air. Hong kong choked under the worst smog ever recorded in the city thursday, with residents warned to stay indoors, away from the blanket of toxic haze, officials said.
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