The Ongoing Mystery of Childhood Asthma

Last updated 18th Jun 2017 6 followers
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A pinboard by Marissa Fahlberg

Fourth year PhD student at the Tulane University National Primate Research Center and former research technician at the Harvard Stem Cell Institute.


As more and more cases of childhood asthma are diagnosed, doctors are becoming increasingly worried.

In 10 seconds? The incidence of childhood asthma continues to increase but the cause and the cure remain elusive.

What is asthma, exactly? Asthma is a condition where a person’s airways be...