National Survey Finds Link Between BMI and Asthma Severity

February 2008
Pulmonary Reviews;Feb2008, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p15
The article focuses on report concerning the link between body mass index (BMI) and asthma in the U.S. The report was published by the National Asthma Survey (NAS) in the January 2008 issue of "Thorax." It presented the results of a survey conducted by NAS on asthma remission among obese and non-obese people. It revealed that obesity influences the severity of asthma.


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