Mother's Job Can Increase Child's Risk of Asthma

Claire Gordon
mother's job can increase child asthma risk
mother's job can increase child asthma risk

The U.S. offers women no paid maternity leave. When Harvard and McGill studied maternity leave in 181 countries, the U.S. was one of only three countries that failed to guarantee leave with any compensation. The others were Papua New Guinea and Swaziland. There are potential health risks, speculated the researchers. A new study shows that they might be right.