Tree-lined Streets Mean Lower Rates Of Childhood Asthma, Study Suggests

Thursday, May 1, 2008 - 18:21 in Health & Medicine

Children who live in tree-lined streets have lower rates of asthma, suggests new research. The researchers base their findings on rates of asthma rates for the disease among 4 to 5 year olds, and hospital admissions for the disease among children up to 15, from 42 health service districts of New York City, USA.

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