Archives for Asthma


Acetaminophen and Asthma

The Question: Does prenatal and early infancy acetaminophen exposure increase the chances of developing asthma? The Study: A meta-analysis of 11 observational studies looked at acetaminophen use and the...
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Probiotics & Allergies

The Question: Does the consumption of probiotic-containing milk products during pregnancy and infancy affect the chances of the infant developing infant eczema and allergic diseases? The Study: The mothers...
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Breastfeeding and Asthma

The Question: Does breastfeeding lessen the risk of subsequent asthma in children? The Study: Over 5,300 Dutch children were evaluated for any signs or symptoms of asthma (wheezing, shortness...
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