Childhood Asthma Linked to Heart Disease Later in Life

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For the first time, the history of asthma in childhood has been associated with an increased risk of left ventricle thickening in adulthood, a heart condition called Left Ventricular Hypertrophy (LVH). While many questions have yet to be answered involving what specific mechanisms lead to LVH as a person with asthma grows older, this study adds to the collection of literature connecting asthma and cardiovascular conditions.

Read Article:  https://www.labroots.com/trending/health-and-medicine/6298/childhood-asthma-linked-heart-disease-life

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