Unformatted text preview: (2) Average onset of asthma was 22 years in the average-risk group, 19 years in the moderate-risk group, and 17 years in the high-risk group. (3) Our findings showed that a family history of asthma is an important risk factor for asthma, and that familial risk assessments for asthma can help identify people at highest risk for developing asthma," concluded lead author Tiebin Liu and colleagues. This information will enhance my health because I have a family history of asthma, my dad had asthma. So if I have any of the symptoms I will get checked with a doctor....
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- Spring '08
- Family History, asthma boosts