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Tip #24: Babies and Swimming Pools

Children who start swimming before the age of 2 may be at increased risk of a common infant lung infection, and possibly asthma and respiratory allergies later in life, a new study suggests.  The findings, reported in the European Respiratory Journal, add to evidence that exposure to chlorinated pools may affect children’s respiratory health — particularly if they have a family history of asthma or respiratory allergies like hay fever.

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  1. September 28, 2011 at 18:56

    Have to say I dont agree with your post at all

  2. Sam
    April 8, 2012 at 11:36

    Constant irritation without proper immunity development will lead to asthma and other related ailments..Thatz science dude..does’nt matter if u agree

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