Traffic Can Lead To Death

View Comments
(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

Written by Traffic Specialist Joel Hillan

Researchers in Denmark say traffic noise can give you a heart attack.

After following 50,000 people, 12% had a higher risk of heart attack with every ten decibels of noise.

Researchers say traffic noise increases stress, can prevent sleep and may increase cardiac arrest.

About The Blogger

– In the Traffic Blog Joel Hillan writes about highways to avoid, trouble spots throughout the city of Denver and construction issues. He is always interested in hearing about your traffic problems, so send him an email. Also, follow Joel on Twitter at @JoelHillan.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,504 other followers