ISAAC in the Media

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The latast ISAAC EQ paper has had a huge impact in the global media and was the top story on BBC health.

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Acetaminophen linked to asthma in new report

USA Today
By Serena Gordon, HealthDay
Updated 11/7/2011

Avoid acetaminophen use in children with asthma

Publish date: Nov 17, 2011
By: Contemporary Pediatrics Staff

Nutrition: Breast-Feeding Does Not Prevent Eczema

Nicholas Bakalar
New York Times, August 29, 2011

Eczema now biggest skin disease in children

The Telegraph, August 29, 2011

No Eczema Protection from Breastfeeding
By Charles Bankhead, Staff Writer, MedPage Today
Published: August 29, 2011
Reviewed by Robert Jasmer, MD; Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco.

Prolonged breast feeding does not protect against eczema

Kings College London Website, 25 August 2011
Kings College London Press Release

Breastfeeding babies 'does not protect them against eczema'

Daily Mail Website 25 August 2011

Breastfeeding Won't Prevent Kids' Eczema, Researchers Say" 25 August 2011

Breastfeeding won’t prevent eczema in babies 25 August 2011

'No clear evidence' for breastfeeding protecting against eczema

International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics Friday, 26th August 2011

Prolonged breast feeding does not protect against eczema

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Asthma and Allergies: Where in the world are we now?

Scoop Thursday, 5 May 2011
Auckland Medical Research Foundation Media Release

Professor Innes Asher on Kim Hill radio show
29 Jan 2011 (Podcast)

Farm living halves asthma and allergy rate
Radio New Zealand News
28 January, 2011

Move to NZ bad for asthma
Rajesh Kumar
Pharmacy Today
27 January 2011

International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood
Hon Tariana Turia
Associate Minister of Health
Intertribal Times
Thursday 27 January 2011

World’s top scientists in AKLD to celebrate 20 year study
Scoop Wednesday, 26 January 2011
Press Release: University of Auckland

The importance of being ISAAC
Asthma Foundation Wednesday 26 January 2011
Media release from the Asthma Foundation

ISAAC revealed another Alarming Impact of Asthma on Children
Submitted by Avinash Tripathi on Wed, 01/26/2011

World’s largest collaborative study will be celebrated
Submitted by Latika Sharma on Wed, 01/26/2011

AMRF Funds International study on Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC).
(Auckland Medical Research Foundation newsletter) - Spring 2010 - Newsletter Spring 10 (2).pdf

Paracetamol Use During Infancy Could Lead to Asthma and Allergies
Submitted by Neeraj Shahane on Mon, 11/29/2010

Paracetamol-asthma link in kids found
New Zealand Herald
Friday Aug 13, 2010

Paracetamol linked to childhood asthma
Stuff 13/08/2010

Study: Acetaminophen may double asthma risk in kids
By Denise Mann,
August 13, 2010

Childhood asthma researcher wins Liley Medal
Scoop Wednesday, 21 November 2007
Press Release: Health Research Council

Hamburgers cause asthma, NZ research says
By Kent Atkinson
New Zealand Herald
Tuesday Nov 8, 2005

New Zealand's allergy epidemic
New Zealand Herald
Saturday Jul 28, 2001

Diet's role in asthma for study.
NZ Herald Wednesday May 9, 2001