Black children were more likely to be sensitized to a food allergen or an environmental allergen compared with white children, a study of more than 500 2-year-olds found. Researchers noted that black children born to an allergic parent had a greater sensitization to an environmental allergen than peers without an allergic parent. The findings were presented at the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology meeting.
Genetics, race are factors in children's allergy risks
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