Black Lung on the Rise: What It Is and Who is Prone to It
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Black Lung on the Rise: What It Is and Who is Prone to It

There are professions which are dangerous not only due to possible accidents that may happen in the workplace, but also due to exposure to harmful substances. Long-term exposure to coal dust, which is usually observed in coal mines, often results in black lung – a disease the cases of which are becoming more and more numerous. Why is that so?