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New research suggests that toddlers who share a bed with their parents might have an increased risk of asthma in later childhood.
Parents with children at home should use ventilation when cooking with a gas stove, researchers from Oregon State University are recommending, after a new study showed an association between gas kitchen stove ventilation and asthma, asthma symptoms and chronic bronchitis.
According to a new study, babies who are exposed to rodent and pet dander, roach allergens and household bacteria within their first year of life are less likely to experience allergies, wheezing and asthma.
Pregnant women who have difficulty quitting smoking can take vitamin C to help improve the lung function of her child while also helping to prevent wheezing during the baby’s first year of life.
About 90 percent of children with two copies of a common genetic variation and who wheezed when they caught a cold early in life went on to develop asthma by age 6.
Asthma is more common among children born after infertility treatment than among children who have been planned and conceived naturally.
There’s apparently no link between the number of viral infections during infancy and wheezing later in childhood.
The number of viral infections during infancy is not associated with wheezing later in childhood.
Despite longstanding recommendations for children with asthma to avoid tobacco smoke, many youths are still exposed to secondhand smoke and their health suffers because of it.
Exposure to the chemical bisphenol A during early pregnancy may be associated with wheezing in children, a new study says.
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