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Study for Mediterranean diet

Women who follow the famous Mediterranean diet while pregnant may also be shielding their baby from childhood asthma and allergy, according to a study titled “Mediterranean Diet in pregnancy protective for wheeze and atopy in childhood,” published in the international journal of respiratory medicine Thorax, on January 15, 2008. Doctors recruited women on the island of Menorca, Spain, in 1997, and quizzed them at length about their dietary habits. Six years later, they examined the women’s children for asthma and wheezing. The study found Continue reading