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Will junk food make asthma worse in adults?

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Dr. Michael Zacharisen
Allergy and Immunology 33 years experience
Probably not: However, a large study showed that children or teens who had 3 or more fast food meals a week had an increased risk of severe seasonal allergies, asthma and eczema. It also showed that those who ate more fruit had a lower risk.

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