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More than a third of low- and middle-income countries face double burden of malnutrition

More than a third of low- and middle-income countries face double burden of malnutrition

Study finds African children are growing better because of America’s Feed the Future program

Study finds African children are growing better because of America’s Feed the Future program

Drops containing a specific probiotic strain can reduce colic in infants

Drops containing a specific probiotic strain can reduce colic in infants

Early introduction to allergenic foods can prevent food allergies in certain infants

Early introduction to allergenic foods can prevent food allergies in certain infants

Study explores whether disability is a risk factor for miscarriage

Study explores whether disability is a risk factor for miscarriage

California’s working mothers get stronger support for workplace lactation

California’s working mothers get stronger support for workplace lactation

New findings could help clinicians to improve care for pregnant women and new mums with depression

New findings could help clinicians to improve care for pregnant women and new mums with depression

Researchers detect photoinitiators in human breast milk

Researchers detect photoinitiators in human breast milk

Intermittent fasting – not just a fad for cardiac patients

Intermittent fasting – not just a fad for cardiac patients

Study reports complications relating to tongue-tie procedures in babies

Study reports complications relating to tongue-tie procedures in babies

Study examines sexual harassment among physicians and other faculty at academic medical center

Study examines sexual harassment among physicians and other faculty at academic medical center

Medicaid tweak might offer means to improve U.S. maternal health

Medicaid tweak might offer means to improve U.S. maternal health

FIRS calls for an end to preventable deaths from pneumonia

FIRS calls for an end to preventable deaths from pneumonia

Skin-to-skin contact between mother and baby after C-section has risks

Skin-to-skin contact between mother and baby after C-section has risks

Nutritional supplements decrease child mortality

Nutritional supplements decrease child mortality

Multidisciplinary program in conflict zone improves childhood nutrition

Multidisciplinary program in conflict zone improves childhood nutrition

Study highlights importance of public health efforts to reduce maternal obesity

Study highlights importance of public health efforts to reduce maternal obesity

New prenatal care approach offers the benefit of shared experience among women

New prenatal care approach offers the benefit of shared experience among women

Chest infections cause 1 in 7 child deaths

Chest infections cause 1 in 7 child deaths

Plastic surgery training takes a toll on reproductive health

Plastic surgery training takes a toll on reproductive health