Parasitic worms and allergies in childhood: insights from population studies 2008-2013.


The last few decades have seen a marked increase in the global prevalence of allergic diseases particularly among children. Among the factors attributed to this rise has been reduced exposure to pathogens during childhood leading to insufficient maturation of the regulatory arm of developing immune systems. Over the years, a number of epidemiological… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/pai.12174


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