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  1. News - World - HEALTH

    Affluent US children suffer more from allergies

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... found that the prevalence of food and respiratory allergy increased with income. "Children with family income equal to or greater than 200 per cent of the poverty level had the highest prevalence rates," it said. Among children below the poverty line, 4.4 per cent had a food allergy and 14.9 per cent had a respiratory allergy. In families with the highest incomes, 5.4 per cent ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology - HEALTH

    Battle lines drawn on instant noodles after US study cites heart risks

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:30am by AP

    ... Associated Press US study linking the Asian staple of budget eating to an increased risk of heart disease has sparked a passionate South Korean defence Battle lines drawn on the instant ... way out of the poverty and destruction of the Korean war into what's now Asia's fourth-biggest economy. Many vividly remember their first taste of the once-exotic treat, ...



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