Children With Allergy, Asthma May be at Higher Risk for ADHD, American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) Reveals

Published: Aug 14, 2013

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The number of children being diagnosed with attention-deficit disorder (ADHD), allergy and asthma is increasing in the United States. And according to a new study, there might be a link between the growth of these three conditions. The study, published in the August issue of Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, the scientific journal of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI), found there is an increased risk of ADHD in boys that have a history of allergy or asthma.

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