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Response to DavidDvorkin (Original post)

Wed Oct 3, 2012, 12:09 PM

2. Whoever wrote this nonsense needs a course in remedial comprehension.


".......dismantles the myth that the epidemic rise in allergies in recent years has happened because we're living in sterile homes and overdoing hygiene...." = allergies NOT due to decreased bacterial exposure.

"....Deficiencies in microbial exposure could be key to rises in both allergies and CIDs...." = allergies may be due to decreased bacterial exposure.

Ok, WHICH IS IT????????

ETA kestrel's educated guess: An idle immune system is the Devil's plaything. Bacteria are our friends.

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