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Extra iron doesn't help many pregnant women

Although universal prenatal supplementation with iron is recommended, an extra intake of iron does not noticeably benefit pregnant women, except when they are anemic. This was observed by researchers of the Institute of Tropical ...

dateMar 11, 2011 in Health
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FDA approves new swine flu vaccine

(AP) -- The Food and Drug Administration approved the new swine flu vaccine Tuesday, a long-anticipated step as the government works to get vaccinations under way next month. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen ...

dateSep 15, 2009 in Medications
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Do active mothers have smarter babies?

(PhysOrg.com) -- Pregnant women who exercise three times a week could give birth to babies with better memories. The hypothesis will be tested as part of new study being launched at the Université de Montréal ...

dateFeb 16, 2010 in Medical research
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