Prenatal exposure to bisphenol A (BPA) may be associated with a high risk for asthma and wheezing in school-age girls, according to a study published in the journal Environment International.
Children who played in newly forested spaces for one month had more diverse communities of friendly bacteria than those who played in standard playgrounds with pavement and gravel, according to
Pursuing palm oil companies isn’t enough: the paper industry is complicit in Southeast Asia’s haze crisis
A smoky haze has now lingered for months over Southeast Asia, sending cases of asthma and other respiratory illnesses soaring and causing untold economic damage. It’s no surprise, then, that
New research has found that having tonsils removed during childhood is associated with triple the risk of upper respiratory tract diseases, including asthma and pneumonia. Researchers said their findings suggest
The incidence of childhood asthma in Bradford, UK is well above the national average. A new study out of the University of Leeds in England has shown that air pollution