Archive: 06/8/2009

Pulling malaria from mosquitoes to fight disease

(AP) -- Think your job's tedious? Try beheading 100 mosquitoes an hour. Gently, no smushing allowed. Malaria parasites lurk in these mosquitoes' salivary glands, and a small company on the outskirts of the ...

Jun 08, 2009
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Multivitamins in pregnancy reduce risk of low birth weights

Prenatal multivitamin supplements are associated with a significantly reduced risk of babies with a low birth weight compared with prenatal iron-folic acid supplementation, found a new study in the Canadian Medical Association Jo ...

Jun 08, 2009
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