The allergy epidemic extends beyond the past few decades

@article{Isolauri2004TheAE,
  title={The allergy epidemic extends beyond the past few decades},
  author={E. Isolauri and A. Huurre and S. Salminen and O. Impivaara},
  journal={Clinical & Experimental Allergy},
  year={2004},
  volume={34}
}
Background Increased prevalence of allergic diseases in western societies has been described as an epidemic. The precise turning point for the epidemic and the antigens responsible for it remain obscure. 
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