Health News: Apples good not only for the pregnant woman but the baby inside

April 14, 2007 1:53pm CST
A new study suggest that women eat apples while pregnant may preotect their child from developng asthma and related symptoms. during the study researchers from the Netherlands and Scotland led by S. M. Willers of Utercht University traccked the dietsof nearly 2,000 pregnant women and checked the lung health of 1,253 of their children. at age of 5 years,162 children had a bout of wheezing in the past year and 145 had doctor-confirmed asthema.
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• Malaysia
15 Apr 07
Yeah. I read that too somewhere. At least now the mothers (and fathers also) who have a family history of asthma can do something about it. By the way taking apple once a day help u in many other ways... one apple a day can keep the doctor away ..heheh