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Giving children paracetamol increases asthma risk

Peter Griffin posted in on September 18th, 2008.

Giving children paracetamol during their first year of life can increase their risk of developing asthma according to new research to be published in Lancet. Lancet podcast with Dr Richard Beasley, director of the Medical Research Institute of New Zealand and co-author of the research. Currently over 600,000 New Zealaners have asthma and the incidence […]

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