TITLE

DID YOU KNOW?

PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Scholastic Parent & Child;Sep2004, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Children age 2 and older suffer with three or more ear infections during their lifetime. This infection is twice as likely to have asthma than those who've had no infections.
ACCESSION #
14380531

 

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