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The Daily Mining Gazette
Jail and Bail unlocks funds for healthy babiesFor 60 of those 75 years, the Port Huron branch of the March of Dimes has been
Jail and Bail unlocks funds for healthy babies
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
For 60 of those 75 years, the Port Huron branch of the March of Dimes has been staging its Jail and Bail fundraiser. This year's Jail and Bail is Saturday at the Masonic Center, 927 6th St., Port Huron. Port Huron volunteers invented the Jail and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Grain Millers Put On Notice Over Nutrient ContentManufacturers of grains and oils will not be allowed to renew their licences if
Grain Millers Put On Notice Over Nutrient Content
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Manufacturers of grains and oils will not be allowed to renew their licences if they do not fortify the foods with essential nutrients, Kenya Bureau of Standards has said. Kebs Managing Director Mr Charles Ongwae said manufacturers must ensure... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Milk Fortification, Powdered Milk Supply in EthiopiaAsia will remain the main market for dairy products, accounting for some 55 per
Milk Fortification, Powdered Milk Supply in Ethiopia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Asia will remain the main market for dairy products, accounting for some 55 percent of world imports, followed by Africa, with 15 percent. Elevated international prices are projected to reduce imports by Africa as a whole. In Brazil, rising domestic... Read more
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New York Post
10 ways to avoid having a heart attackQuit smoking Tobacco smoke can increase your risk of coronary disease, accordi
10 ways to avoid having a heart attack
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
Quit smoking Tobacco smoke can increase your risk of coronary disease, according to the American Heart Association. Smoking can increase both your blood pressure and your likelihood of a blood clot, as well as decreases your ability to... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. Feb. 5, 2016 Congress right to press EPA on Flint. Congress
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
The Detroit News. Feb. 5, 2016 Congress right to press EPA on Flint. Congress served precisely the role it should have in the U.S. House Oversight hearing Wednesday on the Flint water crisis. Members of Congress rightly pressed hard on the role the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. Feb. 5, 2016 Congress right to press EPA on Flint. Congress
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
The Detroit News. Feb. 5, 2016 Congress right to press EPA on Flint. Congress served precisely the role it should have in the U.S. House Oversight hearing Wednesday on the Flint water crisis. Members of Congress rightly pressed hard on the role the... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. Feb. 5, 2016 Congress right to press EPA on Flint. Congress
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
The Detroit News. Feb. 5, 2016 Congress right to press EPA on Flint. Congress served precisely the role it should have in the U.S. House Oversight hearing Wednesday on the Flint water crisis. Members of Congress rightly pressed hard on the role the... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Zika alert: Dr Tim tells pregnant women with flu-like symptoms, Get tested nowPregnant women in T&T who are experiencing flu-like symptoms and numbness in th
Zika alert: Dr Tim tells pregnant women with flu-like symptoms, Get tested now
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
Pregnant women in T&T who are experiencing flu-like symptoms and numbness in the legs are being advised to consult their respective gynaecologists urgently to have Zika and Guillain-Barrê syndrome testing done immediately. Guillain-Barrê syndrome... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Ampalaya, the super vegetable Like the mighty coconut, the ampalaya’s inherent healing properties have made
Ampalaya, the super vegetable
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
Like the mighty coconut, the ampalaya’s inherent healing properties have made it one of the most essential crops to grow in the 21st century. Ampalaya (Momordica charantia Linn.) is classified by the Department of... Read more
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Yahoo News
20 Healthy Foods You Better Eat in Moderation By Dana Leigh Smith Everything in moderation isn’t just a rule for pizza and
20 Healthy Foods You Better Eat in Moderation
Yahoo News / Posted 8 days ago
By Dana Leigh Smith Everything in moderation isn’t just a rule for pizza and cupcakes, it applies to healthy foods like oatmeal and dates, too—especially if losing weight is your top priority. Sure,... Read more
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New York Post
Uncle Sam's 'don't drink' edict for American women is idioticImagine if the feds sent the following letter to American men: Dear Fellas: Du
Uncle Sam's 'don't drink' edict for American women is idiotic
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
Imagine if the feds sent the following letter to American men: Dear Fellas: Due to issues of compromised sperm quality, we are recommending that you abstain from all alcoholic beverages from the age of 15 till 45. We trust this will not have too... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Here's what people are saying about that new CDC guideline for...The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline
Here's what people are saying about that new CDC guideline for...
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline for women Tuesday that has a lot of people talking. It's a report that aims to bring awareness to fetal alcohol syndrome. According to the CDC, "An estimated 3.3 million... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Here's what people are saying about that new CDC guideline for...The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline
Here's what people are saying about that new CDC guideline for...
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 9 days ago
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline for women Tuesday that has a lot of people talking. It's a report that aims to bring awareness to fetal alcohol syndrome. According to the CDC, "An estimated 3.3 million... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Here's what people are saying about that new CDC guidelinePeople aren't pleased with the latest recommendation from the Centers for Disea
Here's what people are saying about that new CDC guideline
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
People aren't pleased with the latest recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention concerning women and drinking. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline for women Tuesday that has a lot... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Here's what people are saying about that new CDC guideline for...The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline
Here's what people are saying about that new CDC guideline for...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 9 days ago
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline for women Tuesday that has a lot of people talking. It's a report that aims to bring awareness to fetal alcohol syndrome. According to the CDC, "An estimated 3.3 million... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Here's what people are saying about that new CDC guideline for...The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline
Here's what people are saying about that new CDC guideline for...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 days ago
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline for women Tuesday that has a lot of people talking. It's a report that aims to bring awareness to fetal alcohol syndrome. According to the CDC, "An estimated 3.3 million... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Here's what people are saying about that new CDC guidelineThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline
Here's what people are saying about that new CDC guideline
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline for women Tuesday that has a lot of people talking. It's a report that aims to bring awareness to fetal alcohol syndrome. According to the CDC, "An estimated 3.3 million... Read more
95 related stories
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Here's What People Are Saying About That New CDC GuidelineThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline
Here's What People Are Saying About That New CDC Guideline
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline for women that has a lot of people talking. It's a report that aims to bring awareness to fetal alcohol syndrome. According to the CDC, "An estimated 3.3 million women... Read more
5 related stories
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WRTV Indianapolis
Here's What People Are Saying About That New CDC GuidelineThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline
Here's What People Are Saying About That New CDC Guideline
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 10 days ago
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new health guideline for women that has a lot of people talking. It's a report that aims to bring awareness to fetal alcohol syndrome. According to the CDC, "An estimated 3.3 million women... Read more
5 related stories
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Doctors Health Press
Celebrating the Super Bowl May Give You the Flu, Says Study Are you ready for the Super Bowl? Super Bowl 50 takes place Sunday between th
Celebrating the Super Bowl May Give You the Flu, Says Study
Doctors Health Press / Posted 10 days ago
Are you ready for the Super Bowl? Super Bowl 50 takes place Sunday between the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers, and the annual championship football game will find many people... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and periodontitis share pathogenic mechanisms, which may trigger arthritis onsetRheumatoid arthritis, or as some refer to it, RA, appears to have a close relat
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and periodontitis share pathogenic mechanisms, which may trigger arthritis onset
Bel Marra Health / Posted 11 days ago
Rheumatoid arthritis, or as some refer to it, RA, appears to have a close relationship with periodontitis, which is inflammation of the tissue around the teeth. Researchers from the Case Western University School of Dental Medicine and University... Read more
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Daily Mail
Top tips from 3 Victoria Secrets models that help YOU stay in shapeRevealed: The top tips from Victoria Secrets models that can help YOU stay in s
Top tips from 3 Victoria Secrets models that help YOU stay in shape
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Revealed: The top tips from Victoria Secrets models that can help YOU stay in shape Victoria’s Secret Angels must be 5ft 9in tall and have 24-inch waists But staying in shape requires 'working out as an athlete' a model claims In addition to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why it's okay to eat carbsQuestion: Can we eat carbs at every meal? The more critical issue is the quali
Why it's okay to eat carbs
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Question: Can we eat carbs at every meal? The more critical issue is the quality of carbohydrate-containing foods we eat. Photo / Getty Answer: In brief, absolutely yes, but questioning this notion is understandable in our current era of... Read more
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FOX News
Autism risk linked to obesity, diabetes combination in momsChildren born to women with obesity and diabetes may have an increased risk of
Autism risk linked to obesity, diabetes combination in moms
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
Children born to women with obesity and diabetes may have an increased risk of autism, a new study suggests. The children in the study who were born to women who were obese before becoming pregnant were nearly twice as likely to be diagnosed with... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Weekly health news roundup – Jan 24th-30th, Fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, ALS, OCD and moreThis weekly health news round up includes our top stories in regards to fibromy
Weekly health news roundup – Jan 24th-30th, Fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, ALS, OCD and more
Bel Marra Health / Posted 14 days ago
This weekly health news round up includes our top stories in regards to fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, ALS and obsessive-compulsive disorder. These are the stories you may have missed and so we have compiled them together for you to keep you in... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Nutritional Supplement Carnitine May Protect Against Autism Risk Folic acid (vitamin B9) has long been used as a supplement for women during p
Nutritional Supplement Carnitine May Protect Against Autism Risk
Doctors Health Press / Posted 15 days ago
Folic acid (vitamin B9) has long been used as a supplement for women during pregnancy to prevent serious birth defects called neural tube defects (NTDs) when the baby’s spinal cord and... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Birth defect awarenessCLEVELAND CLINIC- Birth defects affect around one in every 35 babies each year
Birth defect awareness
WJHG Panama City / Posted 15 days ago
CLEVELAND CLINIC- Birth defects affect around one in every 35 babies each year and are responsible for one in five infant deaths. To raise awareness about birth defect prevention, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control has named January as "Birth... Read more
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iol.co.za
De-liver some good tasteChicken livers are often overlooked because many people don’t like working with
De-liver some good taste
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
Chicken livers are often overlooked because many people don’t like working with offal. This is a pity because chicken livers are a very valuable source of iron, folic acid and many essential vitamins. When properly cooked, seared on the outside and... Read more
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Herald Sun
5 super veggie juice combos to try nowWant to jump on the green juice/smoothie bandwagon but not sure where to start?
5 super veggie juice combos to try now
Herald Sun / Posted 15 days ago
Want to jump on the green juice/smoothie bandwagon but not sure where to start? Nutrition expert Lisa Guy shares the winning combinations you need to try for maximum nutrition goodness. 1. Spinach, kale, cucumber, celery, apple, and lemon Packed... Read more
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New Kerala
One in every two children in West Bengal is anaemic, NFHS revealsKolkata, Jan 27 : More than half the children under 5 years are still Anaemic i
One in every two children in West Bengal is anaemic, NFHS reveals
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Kolkata, Jan 27 : More than half the children under 5 years are still Anaemic in West Bengal, as the latest National Family Health Survey (NFHS 4, 2015-'16) data highlight. In a series of revelations, the nutritional status of children in West... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Postpartum Depression Natural Treatment: Hayden Panettiere’s Battle with Postpartum Depression Postpartum depression (PPD) natural treatments can help many new mothers, inc
Postpartum Depression Natural Treatment: Hayden Panettiere’s Battle with Postpartum Depression
Doctors Health Press / Posted 17 days ago
Postpartum depression (PPD) natural treatments can help many new mothers, including actress Hayden Panettiere. The 26-year-old gave birth to her daughter... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
In rheumatoid arthritis patients, anemia, low hemoglobin levels linked to disability and impairmentIn rheumatoid arthritis patients, anemia and low hemoglobin levels are linked t
In rheumatoid arthritis patients, anemia, low hemoglobin levels linked to disability and impairment
Bel Marra Health / Posted 19 days ago
In rheumatoid arthritis patients, anemia and low hemoglobin levels are linked to disability and impairment. A 2014 study aimed to uncover the prevalence of anemia among rheumatoid arthritis patients. The study looked at 89 patients who received... Read more
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FOX News
Oral contraceptive use early in pregnancy not tied to defectsWomen who accidentally keep taking oral contraceptives after becoming pregnant
Oral contraceptive use early in pregnancy not tied to defects
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
Women who accidentally keep taking oral contraceptives after becoming pregnant shouldn't worry about birth defects, a new study suggests. An analysis of nearly 900,000 births found no connection between oral contraceptive use right before or during... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
15 Natural Remedies for Quick Heartburn Relief Heartburn is a nasty thing and it’s all too common. Thankfully, heartburn rel
15 Natural Remedies for Quick Heartburn Relief
Doctors Health Press / Posted 19 days ago
Heartburn is a nasty thing and it’s all too common. Thankfully, heartburn relief is not hard to come by and there are a number of heartburn remedies that can be administered quickly and effectively to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MOI Receives Medical Supplies to Offset ShortageThere is hope for children suffering from spinal bifida and hydrocephalus condi
MOI Receives Medical Supplies to Offset Shortage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
There is hope for children suffering from spinal bifida and hydrocephalus conditions as Muhimbili Orthopaedic Institute (MOI), receives the support of 27 beds, mattresses and one screen worth 7,500 USD equivalents to 9.2 M/- from Delbit petroleum... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Give weight-loss efforts a boost with ‘negative-calorie’ foods Published: 25 January 2016 6:58 AM With just 18 calories per 100g, celeriac
Give weight-loss efforts a boost with ‘negative-calorie’ foods
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 20 days ago
Published: 25 January 2016 6:58 AM With just 18 calories per 100g, celeriac is one of the lowest-calorie vegetables around. – AFP/Relaxnews pic, January 25, 2016.For many, a new year... Read more
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Investopedia
How Catastrophic Health Insurance WorksCatastrophic health insurance is a special kind of coverage open to people unde
How Catastrophic Health Insurance Works
Investopedia / Posted 22 days ago
Catastrophic health insurance is a special kind of coverage open to people under 30 and those who qualify by income under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Let’s take a look at how it works, who qualifies, what it covers and how much it... Read more
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Scotsman
Scotland may go it alone on adding folic acid to flourScotland could introduce new controls over the way flour is made to protect unb
Scotland may go it alone on adding folic acid to flour
Scotsman / Posted 22 days ago
Scotland could introduce new controls over the way flour is made to protect unborn babies, the public health minister has confirmed. Ministers could impose requirements for folic acid to be added to all products made with flour in an effort to... Read more
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Scotsman
New food controls to protect pregnant womenScotland could introduce new controls over the way flour is made to protect unb
New food controls to protect pregnant women
Scotsman / Posted 22 days ago
Scotland could introduce new controls over the way flour is made to protect unborn babies, the public health minister has confirmed. Ministers could impose requirements for folic acid to be added to all products made with flour in an effort to... Read more
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heraldscotland
Time running out on powers, and what price Ed Miliband's infamous folly?07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland headlines Valls … Scottish Government backs ad
Time running out on powers, and what price Ed Miliband's infamous folly?
heraldscotland / Posted 22 days ago
07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland headlines Valls … Scottish Government backs adding folic acid to flour ... Litvinenko fallout … Salmon sales falling… US set for storm. The front pages The Herald reports on Defence Secretary Michael Fallon’s visit... Read more
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heraldscotland
Time running out on powers, Miliband's folly, and the bear necessities revealed07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland headlines Valls … Scottish Government backs ad
Time running out on powers, Miliband's folly, and the bear necessities revealed
heraldscotland / Posted 22 days ago
07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland headlines Valls … Scottish Government backs adding folic acid to flour ... Litvinenko fallout … Salmon sales falling… US set for storm. The front pages The Herald reports on Defence Secretary Michael Fallon’s visit... Read more
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heraldscotland
Time running out on powers, what Miliband's folly cost, and where's best for women?07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland headlines Valls … Scottish Government backs ad
Time running out on powers, what Miliband's folly cost, and where's best for women?
heraldscotland / Posted 22 days ago
07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland headlines Valls … Scottish Government backs adding folic acid to flour ... Litvinenko fallout … Salmon sales falling… US set for storm. The front pages The Herald reports on Defence Secretary Michael Fallon’s visit... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scotland to lead way in healthy pregnancy, time running out on powers, and guess what the infamous EdStone cost?07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland headlines Valls … Scottish Government backs ad
Scotland to lead way in healthy pregnancy, time running out on powers, and guess what the infamous EdStone cost?
heraldscotland / Posted 22 days ago
07.00 BBC Good Morning Scotland headlines Valls … Scottish Government backs adding folic acid to flour ... Litvinenko fallout … Salmon sales falling… US set for storm. The front pages The Herald reports on Defence Secretary Michael Fallon’s visit... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
TTUHSC dean hopes residency shortage will end in TexasStudents visit with city and community leadersStudents visit with city and comm
TTUHSC dean hopes residency shortage will end in Texas
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 22 days ago
Students visit with city and community leadersStudents visit with city and community leaders Some Lawton students got the chance to share a private and personal meal with a group of city and community leaders. Some Lawton students got the chance to... Read more
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The Hindu
Mother and child doing well, but just aboutThe latest National Family Health Survey (NFHS-4) data for Karnataka presents a
Mother and child doing well, but just about
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
The latest National Family Health Survey (NFHS-4) data for Karnataka presents a mixed bag. While it shows some gains in infant and under five mortalities, the State has actually slipped back in sex ratio and continues to face serious challenges in... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
More Americans are living past 100Folic acid: Important before, during and after pregnanciesFolic acid: Important
More Americans are living past 100
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
Folic acid: Important before, during and after pregnanciesFolic acid: Important before, during and after pregnancies The Comanche County Health Department is hoping to raise awareness of the importance of taking folic acid before, during and after a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Two Arrested on Child Endangerment ChargeFolic acid: Important before, during and after pregnanciesFolic acid: Important
Two Arrested on Child Endangerment Charge
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
Folic acid: Important before, during and after pregnanciesFolic acid: Important before, during and after pregnancies The Comanche County Health Department is hoping to raise awareness of the importance of taking folic acid before, during and after a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Folic acid: Important before, during and after pregnanciesLAWTON, OK (KSWO) -The Comanche County Health Department is hoping to raise awa
Folic acid: Important before, during and after pregnancies
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
LAWTON, OK (KSWO) -The Comanche County Health Department is hoping to raise awareness of the importance of taking folic acid before, during and after a pregnancy. It's all in an effort to prevent birth defects. Health officials say folic acid is an... Read more
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The Hindu
Maternity entitlements for better maternal health, writes Diane Coffey and Payal HathiMaternity entitlements are an important policy tool for encouraging better mate
Maternity entitlements for better maternal health, writes Diane Coffey and Payal Hathi
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
Maternity entitlements are an important policy tool for encouraging better maternal health. This is why we need to do away with conditionality in cash transfer schemes Since the National Food Security Act (NFSA) was passed in 2013, policy circles... Read more
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FOX News
Ending the multivitamin debate: Why taking one may actually save your lifeNumerous studies in recent years have suggested that vitamins and supplements h
Ending the multivitamin debate: Why taking one may actually save your life
FOX News / Posted 24 days ago
Numerous studies in recent years have suggested that vitamins and supplements have no beneficial effect on your health. Some researchers have gone as far as to warn that popping them may be harmful. But the fact is that most of us cannot get the... Read more
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