Magnesium Supplementation for Asthma


Earlier research has shown a relationship between low magnesium and the development of asthma. Also, IV magnesium has been used in emergencies to stop an asthma attack. Recent research, appearing in the Journal of Asthma (2010;47(1):83–92), looked at the effect magnesium supplementation had on patients with asthma. The subjects of the study were 52 men…

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Taking Antibiotics Linked to Asthma and Allergies

Asthma and Allergies

A study conducted at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan shows that children given antibiotics in their first six months of life have an increased risk of allergies to ragweed, pets, grass, and dust mites. They also have an increased risk of asthma. Christine Cole Johnson, Ph.D., is the study’s lead author and senior research…

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