Slate's Medical Examiner: Antibiotics and Asthma

Several recent medical studies have explored a link between asthma and antibiotic use by very young children. Yale Medical School professor and Slate contributor Dr. Sydney Spiesel joins Madeleine Brand to weigh in on whether antibiotics can cause asthma.



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