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Truth is in favor of you and me; for the truth of our enemies whom we have been serving here in the U.S.A. for over 400 years (whom we did not know to be our enemies by nature) is the truth that the Black Man must have knowledge of to be able to keep from falling into the deceiving traps that are being laid by our enemies to catch us in their way which is opposed to the way of righteous of whom we are members. ~ The Honorable Elijah Muhammad

Thursday, May 2, 2013

GMOs & Processed Foods taking toll: American kids are more likely to have allergies and asthma, research shows

Asthma
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Is living in America a risk factor for developing serious allergies and asthma? It sure seems that way. Asthma, skin and food allergies are much more common in Americans than foreigners, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Foreign kids who move to the United States, the new study shows, are 59 percent less likely to suffer from allergies than kids who were born here. But the longer that foreign kids live in the US, the more likely they are to develop allergies, too.

The study was lead by researchers at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York and looked at more than 91,000 children. | GlobalPost

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