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  • Holistic Approaches to Asthma

    Asthma is a common word in many households. A growing number of children live on beta-2 agonists, steroids and anti-leukotriene medications that treat the acute and chronic symptoms of asthma. These medications have helped save many lives. However,...

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  • Chiropractic Care of a Pediatric Patient with Asthma, Allergies, Chronic Colds & Vertebral Subluxation

    Abstract Objective : To provide supporting evidence on the effectiveness of chiropractic care in relieving asthma and allergies and overall improvement in a pediatric patient's immune system and health. Clinical Features : A 7-year-old male...

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  • C-Sections Linked to Asthma

    A study from the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment in Bilthoven, Holland, has found that children who were born with a cesarean section are 79 percent more likely to have asthma. The study examined almost 3,000 8-year-olds and...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/c-sections-linked-to-asthma.html

  • Allergies and Asthma

    Excerpt from Child Health Guide, North Atlantic Books, 2005 Asthma Incidence Dramatically Increasing Allergic conditions can begin at any age. Infants can develop eczema soon after birth. Babies can also suffer from asthmatic reactions to viruses,...

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  • Unvaccinated Children Have Less Asthma

    The following is a reprint from the February 1998 issue of The Vaccine Reaction Newsletter published by the National Vaccine Information Center. In an article entitled "The Dark Side of Immunizations", Science News reviews new...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/unvaccinated-children-have-less-asthma.html

  • Asthma and Kids

    Dramatic Increase in Childhood AsthmaWhat is causing the rising incidence of children's asthma? Could it be the increasing number of vaccines given to children? The incidence of asthma has steadily increased in the modern era since the introduction...

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  • Asthma on the Increase in Spite of Medical Attempts for Treatment

    In spite of medical attempt to treat asthma, asthma rates have increased more than 160% in children under the age of 5, and 74% in children aged 5 to 14 since 1981, Today, asthma is the most chronic childhood illness affecting...

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  • Asthma

    Despite the improved in-depth understanding of the pathophysiology of asthma, mortality due to asthma continues to rise at an alarming rate as over 5,000 asthma-related deaths last year1 represent the ultimate management and...

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  • Day Care Linked To Asthma

    Children who are enrolled in day care centers before their second birthday may be at increased risk for developing asthma, according to the results of this study of more than 3700 Norwegian preschool children. Investigators say...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/day-care-linked-to-asthma.html

  • Fruits and Vegetables May Protect Kids from Asthma and Allergies

    Children in rural Crete have an especially low incidence of allergies and wheezing (asthma). The diet among this population is typically high in locally grown fruits and vegetables. These facts led researchers to examine whether there was an...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/fruits-and-vegetables-may-protect-kids-from-asthma-and-allergies.html

  • Antibiotics in the First Year of Life Increase Risk of Asthma

    From a March 13, 2006, Reuters Health release comes a report that children who are given antibiotics early in life increase their chance of asthma later. This finding is from a study by Dr. Carlo A. Marra and colleagues at the University of British...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/antibiotics-in-the-first-year-of-life-increase-risk-of-asthma.html

  • Role of Chiropractic and Sacro Occipital Technique in Asthma

    Asthma is a multifactorial dysfunction of the respiratory system. Nutritional, environmental, genetic, and emotional factors all play an important part in the etiology of this condition. One form of chiropractic, Sacro Occipital Technique (SOT),...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/role-of-chiropractic-and-sacro-occipital-technique-in-asthma.html

  • Fast Food and Asthma

    A novel New Zealand study examined the association between fast food and asthma in children. Researchers discovered that the more fast food consumed (hamburgers and deep-fried foods) the higher the incidence of asthmatic signs and symptoms. That...

    http://icpa4kids.org/HPA-Articles/fast-food-and-asthma.html

  • Breastfeeding and Asthma

    Australian researchers followed 2,195 children for six years to evaluate the effect of breastfeeding on asthma, allergy, and obesity. They found that babies who were exclusively breastfed had a lower incidence of asthma and other allergic disease....

    http://icpa4kids.org/HPA-Articles/breastfeeding-and-asthma.html

  • Low Birth Weight ups Asthma Risk

    Low birth weight boosts an individual's risk of asthma, say researchers in the journal Thorax. A total of 8,960 people were enrolled in the British Cohort study in 1970. Periodically, the...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/low-birth-weight-ups-asthma-risk.html

  • C-Sections May up Risk of Asthma

    Natural childbirth may prevent a baby from developing asthma later in life, according to a just-published report. Investigators followed 1,953 Finnish subjects from their birth in 1966 to their third decade...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/c-sections-may-up-risk-of-asthma.html

  • Chronic Pediatric Asthma and Chiropractic Spinal Manipulation: A Prospective Clinical Series and Randomized Clinical Pilot Study

    The analysis tracked 36 youngsters with chronic mild or moderate asthma. All subjects were aged 6 to 17 years. Over a 3-month period, patients received either chiropractic adjustments or "sham" adjustments. In...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/chronic-pediatric-asthma-and-chiropractic-spinal-manipulation-a-prospective-clinical-series-and-randomized-clinical-pilot-study.html

  • Chiropractic Care and Asthma in a 7 Year Old Child

    Read the abstract here: www.jvsr.com/abstracts/index.asp?id=319

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  • Asthma and Ear Infections

    My name is Erin , before coming to a Chiropractor, my son Shayne, was 6 months old and had chronic asthma. He was seeing a specialist and was given breathing treatments lasting 25 minutes every four hours, liquid steroids and was on...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/asthma-and-ear-infections.html

  • Mode of Delivery and Asthma -- Is There a Connection?

    The results of this study in Finland suggests that caesarean section delivery may be associated with an increased prevalence of atopic asthma. Kero J, Gissler M, Gronlund MM, Kero P, KoskinenP, Hemminki E, Isolauri E...

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