Flour has been identified as the main cause of occupational asthma in France, closely followed by cleaning products.
A baby has a greater risk of asthma if his or her father smoked prior to conception.
What could we possibly learn from massaging rat pups? The answer is, a lot. Just ask the millions of families whose prematurely born infants have survived and thrived on account of that research.
Sleeping on animal fur in the first three months of life might reduce the risk of asthma in later childhood a new study has found.