Fast food ups asthma severity in kids Posted: Tue 15/01/2013

Fast food may increase the severity of conditions such as asthma and eczema in children, a new study indicates.

According to a team of international scientists, these findings could have major implications for public health, due to the popularity of these types of foods.

The study involved over 319,000 13-14-year-olds from 51 countries and over 181,000 six and seven-year-olds from 31 countries. All were involved in the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood – the largest study of its kind which involves almost two million children in over 100 countries.

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