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Study links ear infections to asthma

Researchers from the University of Illinois have found that asthma is twice as prevalent in children who have multiple ear infections. They also believe that either antibiotics or a particular virus or bacteria that causes the ear infections may play a part in the development of asthma

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Date: 16 May 2004

Source: Medical News Today

URL: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/newssearch.php?newsid=8357

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