TITLE

Report cites cockroaches as asthma link

AUTHOR(S)
Guyette, James E.
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Pest Control;Sep96, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the results of the National Cooperative Inner-City Asthma Study conducted by the National Institutes of Health, which saw a link between cockroach population and asthma attacks in children. Cockroach antigens as the most powerful of all possible asthma-provoking materials that children encounter in inner-city homes; Introduction of the pheromone roach bait trap from Woodstream.
ACCESSION #
9609203786

 

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