The number of patients suffering from allergies and asthma, depends on the level of development of the state. This is the conclusion of new York researchers analyzed data from 55 thousand patients from 22 different countries. And was that the younger generation developed countries, suffer from allergies approximately 4 times more often than children from countries with a low level of life.
The staff of the medical center of new York University examined statistics on the incidence of allergies and asthma among children aged 8 to 12 years. As it was found that young patients of countries with high life 4 times more likely to go to the doctor with complaints of asthma and allergies than their peers from underdeveloped countries.
The reason for the growth of such diseases, according to scientists, are factors that undermine the immune system, namely: chemicals, high pollution index air, antibiotics. All of these points are found abundantly in highly developed countries.