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Medical Daily: Smoking During Pregnancy Increases Asthma Risk in Children

By Amber Moore | Aug 17, 2012   A mother’s smoking habits has now been linked to an increased risk of asthma in preschool children, according to a new study. Also, smoking during the early stages of pregnancy is especially dangerous. Researchers say that women who are planning to have a baby should give up …

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Tips on how to reduce symptoms in allergy and asthma sufferers

CCACHC press release Monday, May 9, 2011 CONCORD, N.H.—New Hampshire has one of the highest prevalence rates of asthma in the nation. According to Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System data compiled by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, almost nine percent of adults in the Granite State contend with asthma. Meanwhile, an estimated eight …

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