Clinic to study low asthma, allergy rates in farm children

Posted: 5/20/2013

From Marshfield News Herald:

The Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation National Farm Medicine Center has partnered with researchers from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health to study why children who grow up on farms are less likely to develop asthma and allergies later in life.

The research institutions received a five-year, $5 million grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to conduct the study. Read more.