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Children with asthma have high risk to be victim of bullying


According to a report by MedPage Today, which was republished on ABCnews.com, one in 10 children with asthma will experience bullying or teasing related to it. Other common grievances by children with asthma worldwide were their limited participation in sports and the changing of family habits.

This research included children from Canada, Greece, Hungary, the Netherlands, Britain, and South Africa.

Have you or any children you know faced bullying because of asthma or a similar illness? Please share your comments, stories and advice in the comments section or on our Facebook Page.

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