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Research Finding Answers Whether Low Carbohydrate Diets In Pregnancy Increase Or Lower Risk Of Birth Defects

There is a wave of options when it comes to health and nutrition. Many of those options often target eliminating or lowering intake of carbohydrate, and while that may benefit you in some way, adhering to a low carbohydrate diet

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New Study Links Prescription Of Some Antibiotics During Pregnancy To Birth Defects

A new study whose findings were published on February 19, 2020 in the British Medical Journal has linked the prescription of some antibiotics during pregnancy to birth defects. The research determined that children of mothers prescribed macrolide antibiotics during the

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What Aspiring Parents Should Know About Alcohol Consumption Six Months Prior To Conception

Aspiring parents should both avoid drinking alcohol prior to conception to protect against congenital heart defects, according to research published in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, a journal of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), in October. Drinking alcohol

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5 Ways To Minimize Your Risk Of Having A Baby With Birth Defects

Birth defects are abnormalities which occur during baby’s development in the womb. Majority of these defects are said to occur during the first 3 months of pregnancy, and may result in changes in baby’s appearance, body function or both. Are

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Did You Know That Vitamin B3 Supplements Can Prevent Miscarriages & Birth Defects? | See Details

In a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a team proved birth defects and miscarriages could be overcome by taking vitamin B3. The head of the Victor Chang Institute, Professor Bob Graham, said the discovery could potentially help millions

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GRAPHIC: Shocking Photos Of Baby Born Without Anus in Plateau

*Reader’s discretion advised due to graphic content* Unlike every other normal child, a baby has been born in Plateau state without an anal opening (anus). According to DorisDosage blog, a woman called Nennang Wushikka, successfully gave birth to a baby

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