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A 48-year-old female asked:

Why does adults suddenly get asthma, when they had no history at all before the one set?

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Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 20 years experience
Various reasons: It is quite common. Heredity, allergies, foods ( such as azidocarbamide in bread products), environmental toxins all contribute to the development of asthma

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Last updated Nov 15, 2014

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