A Conversation for The Causes of Asthma

hygiene hypothesis

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leo mckern [space for random exotic word juxtaposition generator]

a good example of the influence of pollution is asthma rates in the Communist East Germany vs West Germany. East Germany had high pollution but poor hygiene and low asthma rates, West Germany the reverse. In East Africa as parasitic diseases are controlled asthma rates are increasing

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