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First-born babies' higher asthma and allergy rates due to pregnancy conditions
Date:5/20/2008

then effect the disease in later life, he added. This finding may partially account for the increasing prevalence of asthma and allergies in children in the last 30 years, primarily seen in the western world, as developed nations birthrates continue to decline.

It may also indicate that there are ways to reduce the chances of first-borns developing asthma and allergy by changing the conditions in the uterus. If we could produce pregnancy conditions for first-born children that are comparable to later-born children, we may be able to prevent 20 to 30 percent of all cases of asthma and allergy, Dr. Karmaus concluded. Better understanding the mechanism involved in prenatal priming [of immune development] may offer new and exciting avenues of intervention.


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