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Breastfeeding may increase hay fever and eczema risk, but does not have clear effect on asthma

06:31 EST 13 Nov 2017 | News-Medical.net

The effect of breastfeeding on the risk of developing asthma and allergy has been debated for a long time. In a recent study, Uppsala University researchers show that breastfeeding might in fact increase the risk of developing hay fever and eczema, while not having any clear effect on the risk of asthma.

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