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Study Links Asthma in Child to Magnetic Field Exposure in Pregnant Mom

The Globe and Mail,  Aug 1, 2011
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Researchers from the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research in Oakland, Calif., published a new study suggesting that pregnant women with the highest levels of exposure to magnetic fields are more likely to have a child who develops asthma, compared to pregnant women with low exposure levels. The study, published in the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine journal, was conducted by the same researcher who made waves in 2002 with a study that suggested magnetic fields could boost a woman’s chances of miscarriage.

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