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A gradient of childhood self-control predicts health, wealth, and public safety
Policy-makers are considering large-scale programs aimed at self-control to improve citizens’ health and wealth and reduce crime. Experimental and economic studies suggest such programs could reapExpand
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Female and male antisocial trajectories: from childhood origins to adult outcomes.
This article reports on the childhood origins and adult outcomes of female versus male antisocial behavior trajectories in the Dunedin longitudinal study. Four antisocial behavior trajectory groupsExpand
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An official American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society statement: asthma control and exacerbations: standardizing endpoints for clinical asthma trials and clinical practice.
BACKGROUND The assessment of asthma control is pivotal to the evaluation of treatment response in individuals and in clinical trials. Previously, asthma control, severity, and exacerbations wereExpand
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A longitudinal, population-based, cohort study of childhood asthma followed to adulthood.
BACKGROUND The outcome of childhood asthma in adults has been described in high-risk cohorts, but few population-based studies have reported the risk factors for persistence and relapse. METHODS WeExpand
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Prediction of differential adult health burden by conduct problem subtypes in males.
CONTEXT A cardinal feature of the DSM-IV diagnostic criteria for conduct disorder is the distinction between childhood- vs adolescent-onset subtypes. Whether such developmental subtypes exist in theExpand
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Asthma: epidemiology, etiology and risk factors
Asthma is one of the most common chronic conditions affecting both children and adults, yet much remains to be learned of its etiology. This paper evolved from the extensive literature reviewExpand
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Early infancy microbial and metabolic alterations affect risk of childhood asthma
Supplementing bacterial genera reduced in infants at high risk for asthma ameliorates lung inflammation in mice. Window of opportunity for asthma Changes in the gut microbiota have been implicated inExpand
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Traffic air pollution and mortality rate advancement periods.
Chronic exposure to air pollution is associated with increased mortality rates. The impact of air pollution relative to other causes of death in a population is of public health importance and hasExpand
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A Cohort Study of Traffic-Related Air Pollution and Mortality in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Background Chronic exposure to traffic-related air pollution (TRAP) may contribute to premature mortality, but few studies to date have addressed this topic. Objectives In this study we assessed theExpand
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Long-term relation between breastfeeding and development of atopy and asthma in children and young adults: a longitudinal study
BACKGROUND Breastfeeding is widely advocated to reduce risk of atopy and asthma, but the evidence for such an effect is conflicting. We aimed to assess long-term outcomes of asthma and atopy relatedExpand
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