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Scientists discover link between rates of obesity and asthma

CHRIS UHLMANN: Researchers have found a link between the expanding waistline of children and the increasing rate of asthma. Scientists in the UK and Australia have studied the genes involving in both conditions and found that the chance of developing asthma increases as a child’s weight goes up. The research backs the push for spending on programs designed to tackle ...

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