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European folic acid policies are not effective enough

European folic acid policies are not effective enough

Maternal smoking during pregnancy associated with chromosomal abnormalities

Maternal smoking during pregnancy associated with chromosomal abnormalities

Commonly used anesthetic regimen appears to have no negative effects on the developing brain of the fetus

Commonly used anesthetic regimen appears to have no negative effects on the developing brain of the fetus

Common anesthetics appear safe for developing fetal brain

Common anesthetics appear safe for developing fetal brain

Pregnant women who smoke risk their child getting cancer

Pregnant women who smoke risk their child getting cancer

Cigarette smoke worsens respiratory infections in infants

Cigarette smoke worsens respiratory infections in infants

Pregnant women should exercise to keep depression away

Pregnant women should exercise to keep depression away

Pediatric obesity is now recognized as a major medical and health problem all over the world

Pediatric obesity is now recognized as a major medical and health problem all over the world

Substances in the urine of pregnant women could serve as a screening/diagnostic tool for preeclampsia

Substances in the urine of pregnant women could serve as a screening/diagnostic tool for preeclampsia

Pilot study looks at healthy bone development in teenage mothers

Pilot study looks at healthy bone development in teenage mothers

Non-English speaking Hispanic teenagers have sex later than peers

Non-English speaking Hispanic teenagers have sex later than peers

HIV virus removed from fathers sperm

HIV virus removed from fathers sperm

A weighty issue: can your eating habits make you infertile?

A weighty issue: can your eating habits make you infertile?

Underhand methods used to challenge secondhand smoke's link to infant death risk

Underhand methods used to challenge secondhand smoke's link to infant death risk

3 million newborn babies' lives could be saved for less than $1 per child

3 million newborn babies' lives could be saved for less than $1 per child

Medical interventions during pregnancy and childbirth may not be the best way to improve newborn survival

Medical interventions during pregnancy and childbirth may not be the best way to improve newborn survival

Increases in macronutrient consumption during pregnancy can lead to increased birthweight

Increases in macronutrient consumption during pregnancy can lead to increased birthweight

Researchers can now predict who will benefit from cerclage

Researchers can now predict who will benefit from cerclage

Small hearts make big difference for young transplant recipients

Small hearts make big difference for young transplant recipients

Comprehensive sex education is more effective at stopping the spread of HIV infection

Comprehensive sex education is more effective at stopping the spread of HIV infection