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Parents frequently put off vaccines for babies even though doctors warn it can place the children at risk of illness, a new survey finds.

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SECONDHAND RISK  Children appear more prone to eczema if their mom spent her pregnancy in a smoky home, a new study finds.

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GOOD NUTRITION  Breast milk contributes to an intestinal mix of microbes in newborns that might suppress pet allergy risk later, a study finds.

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