Traffic congestion would harm not only mental health but also physical health. According to scientists from the University of Surrey. They proved that a long presence in the car around large concentrations of transport could be the impetus for the development of many diseases.
Especially much harmful exhaust gases. Their concentration in the tube is extremely high. Studies prove dangerous gases while standing in traffic on 76% more than during the ride.
Cars spew far not the safest chemical compounds. And no air conditioning does not protect against the ingress of gases into the cabin. Gases influence on the development of asthma, other diseases of the respiratory system, carcinogens increase the risk of cancer.
Experts recommend to avoid falling into the tube, if to avoid the traffic does not work, it is better to close the Windows and switch on the AC.