Asthma warning

October 20, 1995

Parents whose children suffer from asthma may make the condition worse by changing bedding from feather to synthetic fillings, according to researchers at St George's Hospital, London in this week's British Medical Journal. The findings suggest that synthetics may release gases that could make the child susceptible to allergens.

You've reached your article limit.

Register to continue

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments
Register

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments