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Press release: A Healthy School For Every Child. Digital Journal. April 1, 2019.
Furfaro, Hannah. Asthma in parents shows slim link to autism in children. Spectrum. April 1, 2019.
Tanna, Shreyas. The Role Played By Omega-3 And Omega-6 In Childhood Asthma. Health Gazette. April 1, 2019.
Mole, Beth. Bogus medical exemptions sought by anti-vaxxers may get revoked in Calif. ARS Technica. March 28, 2019.
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Pediatric cell atlas will map single-cell changes for a deeper view of child health and disease.Science Daily. Mar 28, 2019.
Guardian staff and agencies. Green New Deal: Senate defeats proposal as Democrats unite in protest. The Guardian. March 26, 2019.
McQuaid, John. Asthma takes a hard toll on African-Americans. Can precision medicine ease the burden? Stat News. March 26, 2019.
Moeller, Bryant. Childhood Asthma Not Affected by High-Dose Vitamin D Given in Pregnancy. Pulmonolgy Advisor. March 22, 2019.
May, Brandon. Childhood Asthma Risk May Be Affected by Umbilical Artery Flow. Pulmonolgy Advisor. March 22, 2019.
Lisa Rapaport. Asthma medication use varies among Latino youth. Reuters Health News. March 19, 2019.
Montelukast linked to neuropsychiatric events in children
Tertiary interventions may be necessary to target individual asthma triggers
Healthy lifestyles may help prevent and control asthma symptoms
Wheezing phenotypes vary but consistently predict poorer lung function
As treatment options for childhood asthma emerge, a need for efficacy evidence
Chicago trial links families to home-based asthma CHW interventions
Need identified for methods to predict severe therapy-resistant childhood asthma
Indoor particulate matter (PM) may be a worse asthma trigger than outdoor PM
Certain antioxidant flavonoids may reduce lung inflammation
Poor methodologies in environmental allergen control intervention research
Reverse causation unlikely to confound asthma risk factors
Vitamin D may mitigate correlation between maternal and child asthma
Condition-response interactions identified between health outcomes and pollution
AAP highlights disparities in child hospitalization outcomes
AAP updates clinical report on maternal and infant diet and asthma/allergy
Indoor cannabis smoke might exacerbate childhood asthma symptoms