Child Health

  • How eczema leads to asthma

    Researchers have found an increased risk of asthma in later life among children with eczema – highlighting the benefits of identifying allergies early in life. Read more

  • Childhood stress raises allergy risk

    Major distressing life events put children at a increased risk of allergy and asthma, new research suggests. Read more

  • Trees may boost child health

    Old-fashioned suburban streets lined with trees may provide some children with protection against asthma, researchers reported today. Read more