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Obesity could increase your risk of asthma because of changes in your respiratory muscles and other related conditions, according to this study.
The common belief is that obesity increases asthma risk in children, but it may be the other way around: Cildren with asthma may have a higher obesity risk.
If you have asthma that doesn't respond to conventional therapies, it could be because one of these conditions is the root cause of your breathing troubles.
Research shows that the severity of asthma, including hospitalizations and mortality, are higher for women than men.