Navigation Links
Babies who eat fish before 9 months are less likely to suffer pre-school wheeze
Date:11/22/2011

Children who started eating fish before nine months of age are less likely to suffer from pre-school wheeze, but face a higher risk if they were treated with broad spectrum antibiotics in the first week of life or their mother took paracetamol during pregnancy. Those are the key findings from a large-scale Swedish study published in the December issue of Acta Paediatrica.

Researchers analysed responses from 4,171 randomly selected families, who answered questions when their child was six months, 12 months and four-and-a-half years of age.

"Recurrent wheeze is a very common clinical problem in preschool children and there is a need for better medical treatment and improved understanding of the underlying mechanisms" says lead author Dr Emma Goksor from the Queen Silvia Children's Hospital, University of Gothenburg, Sweden. "The aim of our study was to identify both important risk factors and protective factors for the disease.

"Our demographic analysis suggests that the responses we received were largely representative of the population as a whole and we believe our findings provide useful information on three important factors involved in pre-school wheeze."

The study examined children who had had three or more episodes of wheezing in the last year, including those who did and did not use asthma medication (inhaled corticosteroid), comparing them with children who did not wheeze. The wheezy sample was further broken down into children who only developed episodic viral wheeze when they had colds and multiple trigger wheeze, where children also wheezed when they didn't have a cold, reacting to factors such as allergens, tobacco smoke or exercise.

Key findings of the study include:

Overall prevalence

  • One in five of the children had at least one episode of wheezing and one in 20 had recurrent wheeze (three or more episodes) over the last year. Of these, three-quarters had used asth
    '/>"/>

Contact: Annette Whibley
annette.wizard@gmail.com
Wiley-Blackwell
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Prevention Is Key Research Goal for Premature Babies, Scientists Say
2. Two Babies Born a Year Apart After Ovary Transplant
3. Naptime Helps Babies Remember New Things
4. Pioneering treatment reduces disability in premature babies with serious brain hemorrhage
5. 1 in 5 At-Risk U.S. Babies Doesnt Get Hepatitis B Vaccine
6. New, National Amnesty International Report Finds Appalling U.S. Death Rate for Women Having Babies, Systemic Failures and Shocking Disparities in Maternal Health Care System; Louisiana is 46th Among All States in Maternal Mortality
7. New, National Amnesty International Report Finds Appalling U.S. Death Rate for Women Having Babies, Systemic Failures and Shocking Disparities in Maternal Health Care System; Georgia is 50th Among All States in Maternal Mortality
8. New, National Amnesty International Report Finds Appalling U.S. Death Rate for Women Having Babies, Systemic Failures and Shocking Disparities in Maternal Health Care System; Maryland is 48th Among All States in Maternal Mortality
9. New, National Amnesty International Report Finds Appalling U.S. Death Rate for Women Having Babies, Systemic Failures and Shocking Disparities in Maternal Health Care System; District of Columbia is 51st Among All States in Maternal Mortality
10. New, National Amnesty International Report Finds Appalling U.S. Death Rate for Women Having Babies, Systemic Failures and Shocking Disparities in Maternal Health Care System; Arkansas is 44th Among All States in Maternal Mortality
11. New, National Amnesty International Report Finds Appalling U.S. Death Rate for Women Having Babies, Systemic Failures and Shocking Disparities in Maternal Health Care System; Delaware is 42nd Among All States in Maternal Mortality
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... ... products, is helping families get ready for Independence Day celebrations with new takes ... easy and versatile options are perfect for any summertime get together. , “Celebrating ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... Bunion Bootie, the newest and ... two or more Bunion Booties directly from their website, http://www.BunionBootie.com can ... misaligned toes and its ultra thin properties allow for protection against rubbing footwear ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... Author Francesca Camp wasn’t always a steadfast supporter of ... too did her support of the practice; a terrible car accident years ago left her ... “Do I Need It ? (And What if I Do?): Answers to All Your ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) , ... July 01, 2015 ... ... firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national ... One of the top executive search firms in the healthcare industry, B. E. ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... Who doesn’t want a life ... life with a healthy balance between work and life, and positive friendships and relationships? ... book, Positive Health: Flourishing Lives, Wellbeing in Doctors. , With a focus on solving ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Boar’s Head Helps Craft a Delicious Independence Day 2Health News:Boar’s Head Helps Craft a Delicious Independence Day 3Health News:Bunion Bootie, the #1 Non-Surgical Treatment for Bunion Pain, Announces Their Big Summer Sale 2Health News:Francesca Camp’s New Book Unmasks Plastic Surgery Advice 2Health News:Citizens Medical Center Retains B. E. Smith to Recruit New CEO 2Health News:Citizens Medical Center Retains B. E. Smith to Recruit New CEO 3Health News:Medical Doctor Explains The Healthy Effects of a Positive Outlook in New Book 2
... of an unfertilized egg or development of eggs from ... On! This is not all. Scientists have ... are made from a single egg, without the need ... parthenotes by taking donated eggs from women who were ...
... it is equally important to lose weight in a healthy ... whole grains and other such nutritious foods// seems tempting isn’t ... is more effective than the conventional diet regime. It is ... plant-based diet has been found to be more effective at ...
... a study by a researcher from University of California, ... are found not in the similarity of the genome ... them. ,Researcher had described genetic differences between the ... that is also expressed in brain cells associated with ...
... as over the counter drug with out medical prescription ... pregnancy. The decision was announced// by the Indian Health ... minister said, "The step has been taken to enable ... sexual exposure, contraceptive accident or forced sex," Dr. Suneeta ...
... the Steno Diabetes Center, Denmark has found that ... //antihypertensive drugs, reduced the chances of developing kidney ... in urine of these patients. ,Diabetes ... to kidney diseases. Supplementation of Spironolactone has found ...
... have died of it in the last three years. Unofficial estimates, ... more than 2,000 full-blown AIDS cases. The increase //in AIDS patients ... ,Jharkand plans to open condom booths in public places ... attempt to open the condom booths will help to educate people ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Weight loss accomplished by high carbohydrate, vegan diet 2Health News:Indian Health Ministry approves sale of Emergency contraceptives as over the counter drug 2
(Date:7/1/2015)... LOUIS , July 1, 2015 New ... first quarter of 2015 compared to the same time ... the Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX ) Exchange Pulse™ ... first quarter of 2014, the number of new exchange ... declined 18 percent in the first quarter of 2015. ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... EDINBURGH, Scotland , July 1, 2015 ... joins Nu C ana team   ... proprietary ProTide technology to develop and commercialise a portfolio ... Professor Chris McGuigan as Chief Scientific Officer. ... the ProTide technology. He is currently Professor of Medicinal ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... , June 30, 2015 Nortek Security ... NTK ) and a leader in the ... today announced it acquired mobile personal emergency response ... held Numera, Inc. Headquartered in ... easily implemented, mobile PERS products and cloud-based software ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Express Scripts Provides First Look at 2015 Public Exchange Pharmacy Trends 2Express Scripts Provides First Look at 2015 Public Exchange Pharmacy Trends 3Express Scripts Provides First Look at 2015 Public Exchange Pharmacy Trends 4Express Scripts Provides First Look at 2015 Public Exchange Pharmacy Trends 5Internationally Renowned Medicinal Chemist Professor Chris McGuigan Appointed as NuCana's Chief Scientific Officer 2Internationally Renowned Medicinal Chemist Professor Chris McGuigan Appointed as NuCana's Chief Scientific Officer 3Nortek Security & Control Acquires Health and Wellness Technology Business from Numera 2Nortek Security & Control Acquires Health and Wellness Technology Business from Numera 3Nortek Security & Control Acquires Health and Wellness Technology Business from Numera 4
... 2, 2010 Fiscal first quarter revenue from ... $641 million Fiscal first quarter adjusted income from ... $0.87 per share Fiscal first quarter GAAP income ... per share Rx segment revenue grew 47 percent ...
... IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 2, 2010 Endologix, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... for aortic disorders, announced today the first clinical implant ... City Hospital in Auckland, New Zealand.  The procedure was ... of Interventional Radiology) and Andrew, Hill, MD (Associate Professor ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 2Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 3Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 4Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 5Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 6Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 7Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 8Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 9Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 10Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 11Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 12Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 13Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 14Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 15Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 16Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 17Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 18Perrigo Reports Record Earnings and Raises Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance 19Endologix Announces First Clinical Implant of Ventana™ Stent Graft 2Endologix Announces First Clinical Implant of Ventana™ Stent Graft 3Endologix Announces First Clinical Implant of Ventana™ Stent Graft 4
...
... QUANTA LiteTM ANA is an enzyme-linked ... of anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA) in human serum. ... in conjunction with clinical findings and other ... of rheumatic diseases such as systemic lupus ...
... Immuno Concepts manufactures slides that are ... technologist to decrease the number of pipetting ... patient sample dilutions on the slides. Ask ... procedure and these slides. These slide formats ...
... The ANA and ENA assays can ... negative for antinuclear antibodies, which are ... such as Systemic lupus erythematosus (Lupus), ... progressive systemic sclerosis, scleroderma, polymyositis, dermatomyositis, ...
Medicine Products: