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Risk of breast cancer may increase after giving birth, study says

The study was led by doctors at the University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. A woman’s risk of developing breast cancer may temporarily increase by 80 percent for years after giving birth, according to a new study published in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine on Tuesday. But the increase is not as… Read More »

Risk Of Premature Birth Is Reduced With Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Researchers have found a reduction in premature birth risk with an increased intake of omega-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids intake while pregnant. With approximately 15 million babies born too early annually, premature birth is a major global health concern. Premature birth is the number 1 cause of death for under 5 year old children worldwide,… Read More »