Inheritance of Asthma
American Physiological Society
A breakthrough 2005 study found that it's not just one gene, but an interaction between several different genes that causes that nasty wheezing. Learn more about the inheritance of asthma in this article.
City Univ. of NY
The results of several studies that investigated the genetic inheritance of asthma are presented in an easy-to-read format. Don't miss the illustrations of what happens to your lungs during an asthma attack.
Medical News Today
A study has found that how close you live to roadways might impact your risk of developing asthma, especially if you already have specific variations in your genes. Maybe it's time to move to the country.