• September Spike, a Back-to-School Hazard for Kids with Asthma

    (NC) As if heading back to school after the summer wasn't hard enough, children with asthma also have to contend with the "September Spike". That is the name Canadian researchers have given to the sharp increase in...

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  • Is your Child’s Asthma Under Control?

    (NC) One in five children in Ontario has asthma and for many, that means watching from the sidelines while their friends participate in sports and other physical activities. But asthma experts say there is no reason for...

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  • Auto Pollution & Asthma

    — Jake Locklear, San Diego, CA Living near a roadway certainly does exacerbate asthma, especially for kids. To wit, a recent study by the University of Southern California (USC)—the most comprehensive by far to date on this...

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  • Children and Pesticides

    — Maria Jenkins, Clewiston, FL It’s impossible to say with certainty that our modern reliance on pesticides is directly causing more of our children to get sick more often, but lots of new research points in that...

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