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Children suffer for years after their single mothers are laid off

When single mothers lose their jobs, their children suffer significant negative effects as young adults, according to a new study by researchers at the California Center for Population Research at...
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Seeking a sustainable solution to control intestinal parasites

More than 450 million people worldwide, primarily children and pregnant women, suffer illness from soil-transmitted helminths (STH), intestinal parasites that live in humans and other animals...
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Could a maternal gluten-free diet protect offspring against type 1 diabetes?

Researchers found that a maternal gluten-free diet changed the intestinal bacteria of mice and their offspring, which appeared to protect mouse pups against type 1 diabetes.
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Breastfeeding helps children grow friendly gut bacteria

A new study from Denmark suggests that breastfeeding has a big influence on the development of friendly gut bacteria in children's early years.
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New tools to help prevent the burden of rheumatic heart disease amongst children

Two new studies presented at the World Heart Federation's World Congress of Cardiology (WCC) today show the importance of collecting comprehensive patient information nationally and providing...
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